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Aro Recommended Embrace of the Serpent


aka: El abrazo de la serpiente
Columbia / Argentina 2015, 125 minutes
Dir. Ciro Guerra
In Spanish, Portuguese, Latin with English subtitles
Rating: [M] content may disturb, violence
Genres: Foreign Cinema, Action/Adventure


Synopsis: A breathtaking cinematic odyssey through the Amazon, following the quests of two European explorers (one in 1909 and the other in the 1940s). Inspired by their real-life journals, the film charts each man's treacherous and life-changing journey.

“Unfolds with a stunning directorial sureness and a layered intelligence that at times lands an insight so wincingly wise and true it takes your breath away.”~The Playlist

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  • aspect ratio: 2.35:1

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