A portrait photo of Patricia Bbaale Bandak, director of ‘Death of a Saint.’

Ugandan Danish filmmaker, Patricia Bbaale Bandak made ‘Death of a Saint’ to tell the story of her mother who was brutally murdered over 30 years ago.

Photo Courtesy of Monolit Film.

Patricia Bbaale Bandak on How Making a Film Helped Her Confront Her Mother’s Murder

Through Death of a Saint, which premieres at the Hot Docs Festival this week, the Ugandan Danish filmmaker explores the idea of going home to seek understanding and healing.