Jarreth Merz

Filming democracy in Ghana

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Filmed Jan 2011 at TEDGlobal 2011
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Jarreth Merz, a Swiss-Ghanaian filmmaker, came to Ghana in 2008 to film the national elections. What he saw there taught him new lessons about democracy — and about himself.

Jarreth Merz
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Jarreth Merz' new film, "An African Election," follows the 2008 presidential elections in Ghana from start to finish.  Full bio.

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