Embrace of the Serpent

Wednesday 3rd May 20178:00 PM

The epic story of the first contact, encounter, approach, betrayal and, eventually, life-transcending friendship, between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, travel through the Amazon in search of a sacred plant that can heal them. Inspired by the journals of the first explorers of the Colombian Amazon, Theodor Koch-Grunberg and Richard Evans Schultes.

The Movie DB Score:

76%

Genre:

Adventure, Drama

Director:

Ciro Guerra

Writers:

Ciro Guerra, Jacques Toulemonde Vidal, Ramses Benjumea

Leads:

Nilbio Torres, Antonio Bolivar, Brionne Davis, Jan Bijvoet, Luigi Sciamanna, Nicolás Cancino, Yauenkü Miguee

Music:

Nascuy Linares

Length:

125 minutes

Year:

2015

Country:

Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela

Language:

Català, Deutsch, Latin, Português, Español

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