The Holy Forest

This is not just a forest in a country verging on collapse. These trees are sacred, and through them one can speak to one's forefathers.

In a remote village in the Chimanimani mountains of Eastern Zimbabwe, archaeologists present locally brewed liquor as a gift to the son of Chief Mutema. Will he let them visit the sacred grounds?

Zimbabwe is one of the richest archaeological regions in the world. But the constant fear of political violence means that trust is hard-earned and even major sites are falling into decay.