In the Shadow of Knowledge

Columbia, 2022, 20 min. / Documentary

Director: Daniel Guillermo Vargas Pardo (Muiska / Féénemina)

Language: Féénemina (Muinane), subt. English

Since our origin we have found knowledge, medicine and life in nature. This knowledge is still present in the Amerindian peoples’ stories and plants that are used every day. The film is a farewell conversation between the author and his indigenous grandparents, who died while guiding their family to find a cure for COVID-19.

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