In Paraná do Ariaú, it’s just another day. The father is already at work, the boys go to school, and this is the house where the family lives.
In the floating village of Cacau Pereira, water is present in everyday life, at the doorstep, below and all around. This same water,
Dona Maria is the matriarch who keeps the family united. Originally from the Juruá River, they migrated towards Manaus with only their will
Woman in charge
In the white waters of the Solimões River, the riverside woman rolls up, steering the boat by the bow.