"Even if we disappear, we want to leave our knowledge for the world; we are already disappearing, but we want to leave this knowledge of medicine so that everyone can be cured."

Manari Ushigua


LUKE WEIL "We have laid the foundations for the world’s first modern Amazonian medical research center."

LUKE WEIL

"We have laid the foundations for the world’s first modern Amazonian medical research center."

TYLER GAGE "Tyler saw numerous patients from across the world receive effective treatments from traditional healers."

TYLER GAGE

"Tyler saw numerous patients from across the world receive effective treatments from traditional healers."

MANARI USHIGUA "We are already disappearing, but we want to leave this knowledge of medicine so that everyone can be cured."

MANARI USHIGUA

"We are already disappearing, but we want to leave this knowledge of medicine so that everyone can be cured."

MARIA USHIGUA Vice President of the Sápara community, Llanchamacocha, a small and isolated community in the rainforests of Ecuador

MARIA USHIGUA

Vice President of the Sápara community, Llanchamacocha, a small and isolated community in the rainforests of Ecuador

REID CAROLIN "Witnessing the Sapara’s knowledge of the plants in the forest was unexpectedly eye-opening.."

REID CAROLIN

"Witnessing the Sapara’s knowledge of the plants in the forest was unexpectedly eye-opening.."

CHANNING TATUM "This tiny civilization, totally ignored and dismissed by the modern world, wanted to share its ancient lineage."

CHANNING TATUM

"This tiny civilization, totally ignored and dismissed by the modern world, wanted to share its ancient lineage."