A NAÇÃO QUE NÃO ESPEROU POR DEUS

THE NATION THAT DIDN´T WAIT FOR GOD

By Lucia MURAT, Rodrigo HINRICHSEN

TAIGA FILMES - as PROD

Documentary - Completed 2015

After electricity has arrived to the Kadiwéu reservation, and with it television, Lucia Murat revisits the place she had shot 17 years earlier. Now they must face white culture and fight to keep their land. What is to be an Indian is their question today.

Festivals
& Awards

Ventana Sur 2015
Video Library
It's All True 2015
Festin 2015
Competition
Dok Leipzig 2015
    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • BRAZIL, PORTUGAL
    • Languages
    • BRAZILIAN-PORTUGUESE
    • Duration
    • 89 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Lucia MURAT, Rodrigo HINRICHSEN
    • Writer(s)
    • Lucia MURAT
    • Producer(s)
    • Lucia MURAT (Taiga Filmes), Paulo TRANCOSO (Costa do Castelo Filmes)
    • Synopsis
    • In 1999 Lucia Murat wrote, produced and directed the feature film "Brave New Land” where the Kadiwéu people - native Brazilian Indians who live in Mato Grosso do Sul, west of Brazil - were characters, as they collaborated during the shooting as actors. This documentary shows what has happened to them and how they live nowadays. Electricity has arrived to the reservation, and with it television, soap operas, etc. Now they must face white culture and fight to keep their land. What is to be an Indian is their question today.

      A Brazilian- Portuguese co-production
      Directed by Lucia Murat and Rodrigo Hinricksen
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