2020 | Brazil | Documentary,Feature

Secrets from Putumayo

  • 83 mins
  • Director | Aurélio Michiles
  • Writer | Aurélio Michiles, Danilo Gullane, André Finotti
  • Producer | Patrick Leblanc

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In 1910, Roger Casement, British consul in Brazil, investigated atrocities against Indigenous Amazonians, his journals capturing a harrowing picture of their enslavement and murder by the rubber industry. Through his words, their plight is traced all the way to their current struggle for self-determination.

Amazon jungle nature rubber industry Indigenous peoples community preservation industrial British colonization