Tag: wayuu

June 11, 2010

Avatar Hits Home with Indigenous Colombians

Colombia has its own version of the Na’avi, the imperiled indigenous people whose story lies at the heart of the international blockbuster Avatar.

April 23, 2010

Colombia Field Report: Anniversary of a Massacre

Oriana Zill de Granados, a Women, War & Peace producer filming in Colombia, spends time with a group of indigenous Wayuu people who survived a massacre perpetrated against their village. Despite death threats, Debora Barros, a clan leader, and others continue to fight for justice and the ability to one day return home.