the woman who poked the leopard

Despite fearing for her life, Ugandan medical anthropologist and queer rights activist
Stella Nyanzi employs radical rudeness, provocative poetry, and traditional resistance tactics
like nudity to fight oppression.

Photo by Matte Derrick

Verite Documentary
90 minutes

EWA Diverse Voices Award
Docubox Production Grant
Sørfond Award
Hot Docs–Blue Ice Docs Fund Award
IDFA Spotlight Award
Miradasdoc Award (Durban Film Mart)
Miradasdoc Development Award
Dok Leipzig Co-Pro Market Accelerator Prize