Release Date: 2000
DVD Release Date: October 29th, 2002
R|1 hr 30 min
This documentary tells the tale of Tobias Schneebaum, a gay Jewish New York painter who traveled to New Guinea and Peru in 1955, soon eschewing his western ways, living as a cannibal and tribesman. The camera follows Schneebaum at age 78, as he returns to the jungle.
Director: David Shapiro, Laurie Shapiro
Production Co: Lifer Films, Stolen Car Productions, Next Wave Films