Trailer of Comer del monte - Food in the woods, documentary.
Part of the Transmedia project chaco-py.com
"Rigoberta Menchu" 2nd Award at Montreal's Présence Authochtone Festival, Canada
Special Mention of the Jury at Foradcamp Film Festival, Spain
Fairtrade Special Prize at Terra di Tutti Film festival, Italy
Best Italian Documentary, Roma CinemaDoc, Italy
Synopsis: In the Paraguayan Chaco region, an area that's facing the fastest deforestation in the world, Aboriginal communities see the source of their foodstuffs, their pharmacopoeia and their mythological tales disappear before their eyes. A documentary unflinchingly exposing the effects of uncontrolled settlement on one of the last virgin territories of the planet.
Realized in collaboration with the young Enxet, Enlhet and Sanapana members of the indigenous group Chaco Yamet.
Director: Andrea Ruffini
Produced by COOPI, European Union ECHO
Shot in Central Chaco of Paraguay.
Cameras: Canon C100, Canon T3i and the indestructible Canon XhA1.