Keep the River on Your Right: A Modern Cannibal Tale Poster

Release Date: 2000

DVD Release Date: October 29th, 2002

R|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
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

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Lifer Films, Stolen Car Productions, Next Wave Films

Keywords: Passionate, 1990s, Inspiring, Touching, Escape, 1950s, Quest, Love, Temptation, Engaging

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