A Documentary about love, hate and being transgender
The Pearl of Africa is a story about Cleopatra Kambugu, a 28 year old Ugandan transgender girl. Biologically born male, but against all odds, transitioning into the woman she knows she was born to be. Through an intimate fight for love in Uganda, one of the worlds most transphobic places. Once named The Pearl Of Africa by Winston Churchill, for it’s vast diversity in gender, flora and fauna. We get an insight into what it means to love as trans.