Konãgxeka: o Dilúvio Maxakali
Konãgxeka: The Maxakali Flood)

Isael Maxakali | Brazil | 2016 | 13 MIN | SHORT Drama

Friday 21 October 2016 | 10:00 AM
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 2
International Premiere

Screening as part of Taking Aim: Shorts Program

This beautifully animated short tells the Maxakali tale of the Great Water sent by the Yãmîy spirits who flood the region, which serves as a fierce warning against human greed and selfishness. This animated short is co-directed by Charles Bicalho.


Isael Maxakali is a teacher and filmmaker who has been making film since 2007. His latest works include, Yãmîy, Dia do índio na Aldeia Verdeand Quando os Yãmîy Vêm Cantar Conosco.