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Raoni film poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Jean-Pierre Dutilleux
Luiz Carlos Saldanha
Produced by Jean-Pierre Dutilleux
Luiz Carlos Saldanha
Written by Jean-Pierre Dutilleux
Luiz Carlos Saldanha
Barry Hugh Williams
Narrated by Marlon Brando (English version)
Paulo César Peréio (Portuguese version)
Jacques Perrin (French version)
Cinematography Luiz Carlos Saldanha
Edited by Vera Freire
Release date
  • 1978 (1978)
Running time
84 minutes
Country France
Language English

Raoni (also known as Raoni: The Fight for the Amazon) is a 1978 French-Belgian documentary film directed by Jean-Pierre Dutilleux and Luiz Carlos Saldanha on the life of Raoni Metuktire. The film portrays issues surrounding the survival of the indigenous Indian tribes of north central Brazil. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "The 51st Academy Awards (1979) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-10-06. 
  2. ^ "NY Times: Raoni". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-16. 

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