American Experience

Filming in the Amazon

Clip: Season 30 | 1m 16s

To produce Into the Amazon, the filmmaking team quite literally ventured into the Amazon. Filmmakers John Maggio and Hannah Olson offer a behind-the-scenes look at what it took to bring to life Theodore Roosevelt’s death-defying journey down an uncharted river in Brazil.

Aired: 01/09/18

Rating: NR

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