Source of the Amazon

United States, 1947

Film
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The River Amazon rises in the Andes in Peru not far from the Pacific Ocean and continues for some 4000 miles to the Atlantic Coast in Brazil. The film traces its beginning from the melting snows of the Andes down to the plane country and finally the thick tropical jungle. At Equitos where the river becomes navigable to craft other than canoes the produce of the jungle is brought for transport to the world markets.

Credits

director

Clifford J. Kamen

production company

Hollywood Film Enterprises

Language

English

Duration

00:10:38:00

Colour

Black and White

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