Xingu | 2014

Drama, Foreign
Exploring Brazil in 1943, the Villas-Bôas brothers made a home among the Xingu Indians and devoted their lives to protecting them, preserving their culture and creating Xingu National Park.

Cast

... Claudio Villas Boas

Actor

... Orlando Villas Boas

Actor

... Leonardo Villas Boas

Actor

... Marina

Actor

... Prepori

Actor

... Pionim

Actor

... Kaiulu

Actor

... Izaquiri

Actor

... Guerreiro Kalapalo

Actor

Company

Production Company

Synopsis

During their exploration of central Brazil in 1943, Orlando, Claudio and Leonardo Villas-Bôas encounter the Xingu Indians. Passionately interested by what they discover about the customs and social systems of the cultures they discover, the brothers make a home among them. When half of a village dies of an influenza epidemic, the brothers devote their lives to protecting the Xingu peoples, preserving Xingu culture and to the creation of a Xingu National Park.

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