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Filmmaker: Robert Nixon and Karen Kelly Klopp
DVD - $ 95.00
Price listed includes Public Performance License.
A stirring film about the wanton destruction of the Amazon rain forest and the plight of the area's indigenous people. When the sacred hucti eagle that protects his village disappears, a young boy and his grandfather set out to find a new guardian. Traveling by canoe along the Amazon, they meet Indians from neighboring tribes (including rock star Sting). Though captivated by his first glimpse of life beyond his village, the boy quickly learns of the danger to the rain forest and the world.

Running time: 16 min., Year released: 2006
Close captioned?: N, Color?: Y
Avail. formats: dvd
ISBN: 1-55974-704-8
Language: English, Subtitled?: N
For classroom?: Y, Study Guide?: N
Grade level: 4th and up

Academy Award Nomination, Best Short Film
This title can also be found in: Ecology, Environmental, Nature, Rain Forests, Short Films, South America, Wilderness
 

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