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Three young filmmakers from California embarked on a journey to Africa in the spring of 2003 to explore the continent and capture it on film. But they never expected to be exposed to the tragic lifestyle and realities of night commuters and child soldiers living in northern Uganda. The reality of these people’s struggles not only shook up the young filmmakers but also spurred them to get involved and find ways to help.

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Twenty-one years. For twenty-one years the people of Uganda have endured civil war, widespread murder, rape of their women, and the abduction of their children. As the perpetrators of this violence, the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) has proved to be nothing less than what their name claims—resistant. After more than two decades of countless international efforts for peacekeeping in Uganda, the LRA still brings fear and hostility into the region.

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