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Piripkura

Piripkura

Documentary | Portuguese | 82 minutes

Company

Cinema Libre Studio


Cast & Crew

Directors

Bruno Jorge, Mariana Oliva, Renata Terra

Producers

Luana Lobo, Marcos Nisti, Estela Renner, Mariana Oliva

Writers

Mariana Oliva, Renata Terra


Trailer

vimeo.com/302907255


Synopsis

The last two surviving members of the Piripkura people, a nomadic tribe in the Mato Grasso region of Brazil, struggle to maintain their indigenous way of life amidst the region’s massive deforestation. Living deep in the rain forest, Pakyî and Tamandua live off the land relying on a machete, an ax, and a torch lit in 1998...

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Completion Year

2017


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