Cabeza de Vaca
Nicolás Echevarría (1990)
The film's protagonist, Cabeza de Vaca, is a Spanish explorer who, after being wrecked off the coast of Florida in 1528, roams for eight years across America to the Pacific coast of Mexico.
He was the first European to discover these lands, and during his quest for survival, he lived with the Indian tribes learning their culture and the secrets of their mystical life, becomig a healer and leader, but the arrival of the Spanish conquistadors seeking to enslave the Indians, will make Cabeza de Vaca confront his own people and his past.
Original Spanish version with optional French subtitles.
SP FILM 82(DVD) On request