Defenders Of Life

In the hills of Costa Rica, Dona Carmen struggles to pass on her tribe's traditional ways of life. According to custom, she must soon marry off her only granddaughter, and 70 year-old shaman Don Claudio lays his claim to the girl, who is only 12 and already pregnant. But when the girl befriends the son of a visiting anthropologist it forces a collision between the modern world and the ancient one.
  • program length: 90 minutes

Saturday, August 24 at 10:00 pm on 12.2

additional airdates

  • Sunday, September 15 at 11:00 pm on 12.2