Wed Sep 23, 2015- 6:30 PM | Theater 14
Sat Sep 26, 2015 – 7:15 PM | Theater 9


Directed by Barney Douglas

Documentary Feature
United Kingdom | 1 hr 26 min | 2015

Filmmaker(s) attending Screening for Q & A

On the plains of Kenya, Maasai Warriors form a cricket team to fight harmful traditions such as FGM and gender inequality. The team embarks on a journey to play a tournament in London, before returning home to confront their elders in an attempt to change their community.

Warriors Barney DouglasBarney Douglas
Director, Producer

This is Barney’s debut feature documentary, having previously worked as a Broadcast Journalist producing video for England cricket. He runs the production company Heavy Soul Films.


Film Information

Directors: Barney Douglas
Country: United Kingdom / Swahili
Year: 2015
Language: English / Swahili
Runtime: 1 hr 26 min

Cast & Credits

Studio / Production Company: Heavy Soul Films
 Barney Douglas, Michael Elson, James Anderson
Asst Producer: Kat Ward-Lewis
Director of Photography: Ben Wilkins
Editor: Julian Rodd
Music: Ali Gavan, Barney Douglas

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