El Río

Directed By: Juan Carlos Galeano

January 14, 2019 / Spanish / 58 min

Galeano takes an anthropological approach to understanding the Amazon river by allowing those who live closest to the river to speak. El Río gives credence to the importance of ecological knowledge and belief systems for the entangled natural and human histories of Amazonia. Filmmaker Q&A, 30 Jan.

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IMDB Movie Page: http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/the-river-a-documentary-film#/

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2020 Winter