River Silence

The Belo Monte Dam, one of the world's biggest and most controversial infrastructure projects, is causing massive ecological and social devastation along Brazil's Xingu River, a major tributary of the Amazon that is the lifeblood to one of the world's most diverse ecosystems. Director Rogerio Soares travels into this mythic and brutalized world to follow several women whose lives and families have been profoundly changed. Viewer discretion is advised.
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Aug 17, 2020
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