Xingu (2014)

During their exploration of central Brazil in 1943, Orlando, Claudio and Leonardo Villas-Bas encounter the Xingu Indians. Passionately interested by what they discover about the customs and social systems of the cultures they discover, the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 14, 2014
DVD Release Date: August 25, 2014
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Daniel M. Gold
New York Times

In all, "Xingu" is a fitting tribute to the Villas Bas vision.

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Chris Packham
Village Voice

We know how this story plays out wherever it happens, and halfway through, the film switches from Dances With Capybaras to an Exodus tale ...

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Louis Proyect

Ignore the jaded Village Voice critic. This is a compelling story about the key question of our age: the right of indigenous peoples to live in peace and freedom.

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