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FEB. 9, 2018

I hope you'll take a moment to mark your calendars for a special showing of two Kayapó films and discussion with the filmmakers from the Brazilian Amazon.

See attached poster for all info and follow our event for more details:

“Indigenous Amazonian Cinema: An Evening with Mebêngôkre-Kayapó Filmmakers”

When: February 22, 7:00 p.m.
Where: 0330 Tawes Hall, University of Maryland
What: The Kayapó Peoples govern one of the world’s largest intact tropical rainforests and are on the frontlines of protecting their lands and lifeways in the Amazon Region. Please join us in welcoming Bpunu Mebêngôkre and Pat-i Kayapó, two filmmakers from the Brazilian Amazon. Film screening & discussion will be accompanied by indigenous artisanal crafts available for purchase. Stop by to learn more about the Kayapó, the artists, and the UMD Study Abroad course in the Kayapo Territory.

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