Embrace of the Serpent (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama,
Director: Ciro Guerra (Director),
Writer: Ciro Guerra (Writer), Jacques Toulemonde Vidal (Writer),
Storyline: The epic story of the first contact, encounter, approach, betrayal and, eventually, life-transcending friendship, between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, travel through the Amazon in search of a sacred plant that can heal them. Inspired by the journals of the first explorers of the Colombian Amazon, Theodor Koch-Grunberg and Richard Evans Schultes.
Rating: 7.7 out of 10 from 154 visitors
Released: 25 May, 2015
Runtime: 125 Minutes