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The Sky Above, The Mud Below

Le ciel et la boue

France, 1961


This Oscar-winning film follows six Europeans as they trek 450 miles across unmapped territory in New Guinea over a seven-month period in 1959-60.

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The Sky Above, The Mud Below Directed by Pierre-Dominique Gaisseau

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1962 | Winner: Best Documentary, Features

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