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Tawai

A Voice from the Forrest

Tawai is the word the nomadic hunter gatherers of Borneo use to describe their inner feeling of connection to nature. In this dreamy, philosophical and sociological look at life, explorer Bruce Parry travels the world to learn from people living lives very different to our own. From the jungles of Malaysia to the tributaries of the Amazon, "Tawai" is a quest for reconnection, providing a powerful voice from the heart of the forest itself.

Director(s): Bruce Parry
Script: Bruce Parry, Véronique Cabois, Tamara Colchester, Jeronimo Mazarrasa
Production: Quest Unlimited, Creativity Capital, Mangusta Productions
Music: Nick Barber
Actors: Bruce Parry, Ingrid Lewis, Jerome Lewis, Iain Mcgilchrist
 
Year: 2017
Duration: 71 min
Our age recommendation: 16
Language (audio): English, Hindi, Malayalam
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Shooting Locations: Brazil, India, United Kingdom, Malaysia
 

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Main topic(s): Planet Earth
Secondary topics: spirituality forest wilderness
Mentions: penan forest palm oil indigenous peoples meditation consciousness nature
Topic Page(s): Planet Earth

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