Brandon’s Marake



Realised by

Dave Bénéteau De Laprairie

Written by

Dave Bénéteau De Laprairie / Laetitia Kugler

Music by

Laetitia Pansanel-Garric




Brandon, a Native American from the Wayampi community in Guyana, travels to his tribe for the marake ritual, going from childhood to adulthood. We follow the path of this young person, caught between tradition and modernity.

France O (case Archipels)

  • Collectivité Territoriale de Guyane
  • Sacem/Alcimé
  • CNC

This film was developed within the Doc Amazonie Caraïbes program and produced as part of the Lumière d’Amazonie Caraïbes collection.

Philippe Djivas

  • Windrose
  • ADAV (cultural and educational grid)
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