Santo Daime – Empire of the Forest

Dir: André Sampaio
Mostra: Director’s from Rio
70' . digital . 2016 . Rio de Janeiro/Pernambuco

Synopsis

A short story on the origin and consequences of ritual use of ayahuasca in the Brazilian popular religion of Santo Daime.

Rating 16 years

Screening: november 24 at 17h

Credits

Urânio Filmes, Vírgula no Infinito
/ Production company

Tiago Melo
/ Producer

André Sampaio
/ Script

Taís Nardi
/ Cinematography

Luiz Eduardo Carmo
/ Sound

André Sampaio
/ Editor

Festivals and Awards

  • Mostra de Tiradentes 2016
  • Festival Internacional Pachamama 2016
  • entre outros

andrezambaio@gmail.com
/ CONTACT

André Sampaio

Born in 1975, in Rio de Janeiro. A graduate from UFF, he is a director, editor, screenwriter and producer. He directedfilmssuch as Strovengah – Amor Torto (2012), O Palhaço Xupeta (1996), Polêmica (1998), Tira os óculos e recolhe o homem (2008) and Olho mágico (2014), amongothers.