Mashco Piro

LOOK: Isolated Tribe Emerges From The Jungle

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK

A tribe of Indians that lives in voluntary isolation in Peru's southeastern Amazon has briefly emerged from the jungle to ask for food. This video,...

What Else Could Mick Jagger do for the Amazon?

David Hill | Posted 08.08.2012 | Home
David Hill

Ironically, today's 'Mashco-Piro' are believed to be the descendants of indigenous people slaughtered and driven out of their homes by a rubber mogul named Carlos Fermin Fitzcarrald in the late 19th century. Guess who almost played Fitzcarrald in a 1980s film by Werner Herzog and even shot a few scenes in Peru? Mick Jagger.