Jean-Pierre Dutilleux, Honorary President
Instigator of the indigenous cause in the West
For more than thirty years, the photographer, indigenist filmmaker and writer Jean-Pierre Dutilleux fights for the safeguarding of the Indians of Amazonia. With his friends, he created "Virgin Forest" and "Rainforest" Foundations in twelve countries and organised several Raoni international tours.
While raising awareness about the importance of saving the Indian people, he has directed 40 films and published 8 books, regularly exhibits his photographs in the United States and Europe, and continues to lecture around the world.
Chronology of the main operations carried out by Jean-Pierre Dutilleux in the Brazilian Amazon, including the rest of the world, between 1973 and 2017