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Based upon the Yekuana's oral tradition, these tales explore the creation of South America's tropical forest and tackle the origins of hell, night, sexuality, fire and food. The music comes from recordings from the villages of Parupa and Canaracuni.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Watunna

    Directed by: Stacey STEERS

    Country: USA

    Year of production: 1989

    Running time: 24 min

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Stacey STEERS

    Script: David Guss, Stacey Steers

    Animation: Steers Stacey

    Music: Odland Bruce