I am a dream

Importance of dreams to the Sapara Peoples

Ecuador

Duration: 2:20


Available in 3 languages


Released: 2018

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Yanda, a native of Ecuadorian Amazon, takes us to the heart of the forest to sleep. He tells us the importance of dreams for his people, and how it could be a network of sharing, learning and communication.

 

A film by Alice Lepetit

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