Embrace of the Serpent Embrace of the Serpent

A poetic and haunting journey into a lost world.

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.

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films that are surreal, dreamy, and just a little bit weird suggestions welcome!

  • Amélie
  • Pan's Labyrinth
  • City of God
  • Oldboy
  • In the Mood for Love

Foreign Cinema: A Beginner's Guide

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**Foreign meaning films not in English.…

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Taxi Driver
  • The Godfather

/r/TrueFilm Canon (1000 films)

In April 2018, the subreddit /r/TrueFilm voted for a canon of 1000 films. Close to 300 users submitted a list…