Rise is a Viceland Series, which examines indigenous life in the modern age and gives viewers a rare glimpse into the front line of indigenous-led resistance. Brazil’s Krenak People struggle to survive in the wake of a massive toxic spill that has contaminated the their drinking water, hunting grounds and culture.

Directed by Michelle Latimer.



Photo Courtesy VICELAND – Artist Cheyenne Randall

RISE: Poisoned River

2016 CA 44 min
Festival Year: 2017
Types: Documentary, Panel Discussion
Topic: Climate Change, Environmental Advocacy and Justice, Freshwater & Oceans, Indigenous Voices

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