About the film
Release Date: June 02, 1989
|Producers||:||Paulo Carlos De Brito, Ruy Guerra, Mair Tavares, Roberto Fonseca|
|Writers||:||Ruy Guerra, Rudi Lagemann, Antonio Callado|
This epic Brazilian film was based on the equally epic novel by Antonio Callado. Set between 1954 and 1964, the film's focus is the saga of Jesuit priest Nando. Fed up with civilization, he ventures deep into Amazon country to live with and work among the Xingu Indians.