This is a film about culture and revolutionary change in the Jequitinhonha Valley of Minas Gerais, Brazil. The tale is told from the perspective of artists, religious leaders, and educators in the town of Aracuai. These cultural activists allied with indigenous communities, unions, women's organizations to transform a society that had been marked by centuries of slavery, ethnic cleansing, and extreme poverty.
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