Rough, realistic and strage adventures in a documentary about gold prospectors in de Brazilian jungle. Gouddorst focuses on the increasing conflict between the 45.000 garimpeiros, Brazilian gold-diggers, and Yanomami Indians who have always inhabited the jungle. In 1990 it was awarded a Golden Calf for Best Full-length Documentary.


Production company
Belbo Film Productions BV
TV company

Title: Gouddorst
Year: 1990
Duration : 52 minutes
Category: Short Documentary
Edition: NFF 1995

Gouden Kalf winner

Beste Lange Documentaire (1990)
Joost Kraanen

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