20 years of research
30 discovered sites
Incamazonia: The adventurers of the lost city
And if we were going to live soon the time of the discovery of the most mythical lost South-American cities?
For more than twenty years, Thierry Jamin, a French researcher and explorer, has tirelessly walked down the Amazonian forest in the footsteps of Païtiti, the great Incas lost city. In Peru, its name still sounds like the synonym of an Eldorado, lost somewhere in the forest, in the shadow of the snowy peaks of the Andes.
Twenty years of exploration, twenty expeditions, more than thirty amazing sites discovered, but also five trials, prison and threats … Twenty years of meetings … But one goal : to discover Païtiti.
Incamazonia is the first production of Jungle Doc Productions. More than a documentary, it is a real adventure movie dedicated to Thierry and his team searches and discoveries, in the Peruvian Amazonia, in the footsteps of this Holy Grail of South American archeology.
This movie, with original and unpublished images, co-directed by Thierry, a real guarantee of authenticity, presents twenty years of expeditions in the Amazonian green hell, in the south-east of Peru. This is a close-knit team human adventure, who dares to explore places where nobody has ever gone. A documentary with recurring characters, colorful and strong personality, excited and willfull, boosted by the difficulties they overcome one by one, eager to share their happiness after dicovering a sign leading the team closer to the city of Paititi.
Historical reconstruction, 3D animations, field interviews, support and make the story come alive and accessible to all audiences.
Part 1 : from 1999 to 2012 – Firlm duration: 1h26 – Format: HD
In 2019, Jungle Doc Productions is pleased to announce the first opus release of three movies serie dedicated to this modern quest of the Eldorado.
Entitled “Incamazonia, the adventurers of the lost city“, the first opus relates the expeditions of Thierry Jamin since his first steps in the explorer career, until the year 2012. The discoveries, the joys, the disappointments, the betrayals and twists are not lacking ! During 1h26mn, on a prodigious music signed by Michel Wicklaz, this documentary will be in official presentation, throughout France, at the beginning of fall 2019.
In the course of editing, the second opus entitled “Incamazonia, in the green amazon hell“, relates the expeditions of Thierry Jamin and his companions from 2010 to 2014, in the valleys of Lacco-Yavero and Chunchusmayo and in the Megantoni jungle. Breathtaking movie sets, uncovered archeological sites that you probably have no idea, joys, sorrows, and ultimately the conviction that the major discovery is at the end of the road. During 1h30mn, with an exceptional music of Michel Wicklaz, this documentary looks like the first opus, like a real adventure movie. Except that this is not a fiction! This documentary movie will be available at the end of 2019.
The third “Incamazonia” opus will be devoted to the next and decisive exploration campaign of Thierry Jamin. The French explorer has been waiting and preparing this expedition for years, Jungle Doc Productions cameramen will be part of this adventure. The first images of one of the planet’s most sought-after archaeological sites in nearly five centuries. Don’t miss the discovery of Païtiti!