Embrace Of The Serpent | TIFF

Embrace Of The Serpent

El abrazo de la serpiente (Colombia)

Directed by:
Ciro Guerra
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2016
Category:
Synopsis:

The epic story of the first contact, approach, betrayal and, eventually, friendship, between Karamakate, an amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, become the first men to travel the Northwest Amazon in search of ancestral knowledge.

Festivals:
Cannes 2015 (Quinzaine des Réalisateurs), Karlovy Vary 2015, Sarajevo 2015, Toronto 2015, San Sebastian 2015
 
Awards:
C.I.C.A.E. Award - Cannes 2015
 
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