122 Tenonde'i - a beautiful future

Tenonde'i - a beautiful future (122)

19:30, Thursday 02nd July, Theatre B


  • Director: Nadja W. Marin (UK)
  • Year: 2008
  • Run time: 29'
  • Format: mini DV, PAL

In a village inside the world’s fifth largest and tough city, Sao Paulo, a young Guarani created a children’s choir to raise money for his community. Filled with beautiful sounds, the film is a portrait of the choir called “Tenonde’i” and shows the struggle of this young man to deliver his message to the non-indigenous society.

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Sponsored by the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain & Ireland (RAI) since 1985, it is an itinerant festival that moves biennially from one university host to another, in association with local community and cultural organisations.

The festival was held from Wednesday July 1st to Saturday July 4th 2009, and included over 50 hours of screenings of new films, a major international conference, and a targeted selection of events focusing on anthropological ethics in filmmaking, youth participatory film, and archiving ethnographic film.

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