Short Films: A Locked Down Amazon

July 1, 2020 - 8:00 pm
2 men shooting another man-still from the movie embrace of the serpent

All for the Amazonia (short films) with participation of Jeisson Castillo (National Geographic explorer and visual artist).
Working from the tri-border city of Leticia-Tabatinga (Brazil, Colombia, Perú).

The Embrace of the Serpent. Ciro Guerra. Colombia. 2015. 120 minutes. 

In Memory of Karamakate (Aka Antonio Bolivar) who died at age 72 on April 30 of Covid-19 in the Colombian Amazon.

Free and open to anyone, but only those with a Duke ID will be able to access the film, 'The Embrace of the Serpent: via film platform with your NetId. Courtesy Duke Libraries.

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  • Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)