WATCH: Story Of First Openly Gay Activist In Uganda Told In New Documentary

The life of David Kato, the openly gay man who battled proposals in Uganda to make homosexuality a capital crime before his crucial work was cut short by his brutal murder, is depicted in Call Me Kuchu. The often shocking documentary by filmmakers Katherine Fairfax Wright and Malika Zouhali-Worrall has already won almost two dozen awards at festivals around the globe and will open June 14 in New York and June 21 in L.A.