Forest Keepers follows the Kabwana family, three generations of Batwa, as they struggle to preserve their culture in an increasingly modernizing society. This film was produced as part of the 2013 Destination Africa: Uganda program at Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts.

Partnering Organizations:
The Kellermann Foundation: kellermannfoundation.org
The Batwa Experience: batwaexperience.com

Filmmakers: Matthew Blake, Malina Fagan, Siede Kohl, Kristelle Laroche, Ben Mullinkosson
Executive Producers: Michael Kowalski and Jeff Swimmer

Awards include:
* 2014 Cecil Award for Best Documentary
* 2014 American Society of Cinematographers Linwood Dunn Heritage Award

For press and screenings contact us at: forestkeepersmovie@gmail.com 
Facebook: facebook.com/forestkeepersmovie