The love between a young man, newcomer from the city to the inland Brazilian Pantanal, and a brave and mysterious inhabitant woman who happens to be a shapeshifter.
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Series cast summary:
Claudio Marzo ...  Joventino / ... 211 episodes, 1990-1991
Cristiana Oliveira Cristiana Oliveira ...  Juma Marruá Leôncio 210 episodes, 1990-1991
Marcos Winter Marcos Winter ...  Jove / ... 210 episodes, 1990-1991
Jussara Freire ...  Filomena Aparecida / ... 210 episodes, 1990-1991
Marcos Palmeira Marcos Palmeira ...  Tadeu Aparecido Leôncio 210 episodes, 1990-1991
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The love between a young man, newcomer from the city to the inland Brazilian Pantanal, and a brave and mysterious inhabitant woman who happens to be a shapeshifter.

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Drama | Fantasy | Romance

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

27 March 1990 (Brazil) See more »

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Rede Manchete See more »
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(216 episodes)

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Color
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Trivia

The Elder's anaconda was named Rafaela and also appeared in Rede Globo's miniseries Mad Maria (2005). She died in 2009 under natural causes. See more »

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Featured in Beyond Citizen Kane (1993) See more »

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Pantanal
(Opening Theme)
Written by Coração da Terra
Sung by Marcus Viana
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Brazil's greatest telenovela!!
22 August 2000 | by chris_conkling-2See all my reviews

I saw this when I lived in Brazil back in 1990.

It has some of the most incredible nature photography I've ever seen. The soundtrack was gorgeous, and it actually had an interesting storyline.

At the time it was widely acclaimed as the most dynamic telenovela ever on Brazilian TV. Probably an accurate assessment.


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