Oct 14 – 24, 2021

The Bitter Root Sdiff Poster

The Bitter Root

Uganda / 20 min

Category: Documentary, Short Doc, International (Foreign) Film

Genre: Social Issue

Premiere: San Diego Premiere

Director: Chad Clendinen
Producer: Adam Finck
Screenwriter: David Ocitti
Starring: David Ocitti

Synopsis: David Ocitti was just a boy when the rebels attacked his village, forcing him to become a soldier in their brutal army. After surviving a narrow escape, David returns home only to be ostracized from his family. A testament to radical forgiveness and restorative justice, David ultimately embraces the very perpetrators who ripped apart his family and helps them find a second chance at life.


Virtual Screening Theatre: TBA