We at Lahe Lahe decided to Screen cinema from the world as World Cinema provides a broad orientation to how cinema has grown around the world in wonderful diversity and challenging complexity. Watching films from different cultures requires an orientation that is absolutely necessary for our complex, multicultural and global environment.
A selection of courses in world cinema at Lahe Lahe will take you closer to being a literate citizen of the world and also open up the exciting world of cinema across the globe.
Embrace of the Serpent:
The story of the relationship between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people, and two scientists who work together over the course of forty years to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant.
Director: Ciro Guerra
Writers: Ciro Guerra, Theodor Koch-Grünberg (based on the diary by) (as Theodor Koch-Grunberg)