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In Uganda, a new bill threatens to make homosexuality punishable by death. David Kato - Uganda's first openly gay man - and his fellow activists work against the clock to defeat the legislation while combating vicious persecution in their daily lives. But no one, not even the filmmakers, is prepared for the brutal murder that shakes the movement to its core and sends shock waves around the world. Written by Anonymous

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24 July 2012 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

Visually stunning. The music is great. It gets your heart pumping and blood rushing.

It's strong just plainly on the aesthetic front.

Coupled with the storyline, it inspires one to live their lives fully, as most great films do!

Props to the editing for creating a nice balance of levity, gravity, and keeping me fully engaged.

Given it's documenterian genre, it really does shed some light on a surprisingly and unbelievably stunning situation occurring in the present time and age.

I definitely will see it again.


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