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The Territory

Produced by the UK’s Passion Pictures and Doc Society, this immersive, imperative documentary depicts the effects of deforestation on the Indigenous Uru-eu-wau-wau people. Director and cinematographer Alex Pritz has an eye for exquisite, lyrical details and balances the beauty of their environment and culture with the horrors they are facing.

Directors

  • Alex Pritz

Cast

  • Neidinha Bandeira
  • Bitaté Uru Eu Wau Wau

Synopsis

An intimate look at the unwavering resistance of the Indigenous Uru-eu-wau-wau people against encroaching deforestation, caused by farmers and illegal settlers in the Brazilian Amazon.