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Tribes on the Edge

Tribes on the Edge

Documentary | Portuguese | 77 minutes

Company

Myriad Pictures


Cast & Crew

Director

Celine Cousteau

Producer

Celine Cousteau

Writer

Celine Cousteau


Synopsis

Building on a family legacy of exploration and environmental filmmaking, CELINE COUSTEAU journeys to the Brazilian Amazon at the request of tribal leaders in order to bear witness to the indigenous communities' fight for survival. She shares their rarely seen stories of cultural pride and traditional way of life set against the legacy of colonialism, and documents the ever-present threats to their land and health crises triggered by contact with outsiders.


Completion Year

2019


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