Why Aluna?

June 21, 2011

ALUNA is a movie documentary sequel to the 1990 feature-length BBC TV documentary made with the Kogi, “From the Heart of the World: The Elder Bothers’ Warning”.  It is the Kogis’ intention to change the future of the world by changing our understanding of nature itself. The film follows a group of indigenous people as […]


Official Statement from the Kogi Mamos

June 20, 2011

Carta Respaldo Aluna Statement  


Report on February Visit to Kogi

February 11, 2011

I am writing to keep you up to date as we move to the next stage of production of the Kogis’ new film, ALUNA. I have just returned from another visit to the Mamos to finalize our agreement. It was an astonishingly warm encounter.


Carta De Los Mamos De La Entia Kogui

February 2, 2011

Pueblo de Tungueka, R


Letter from the Kogi Mamas

Early in 2009 we Kogi Mamas made a spiritual consultation in Taganga which told us of the need to make a film and to take action to defend the sacred sites and ezuamas of our ancestral territory. They face increasingly serious threats including thefts by the army and the effects of mega-projects. That May we […]