In the Americas With David Yetman

In The Mouth Of The Amazon

Season 1, Episode 2 of 10

The Brazilian city of Belem at the mouth of the Amazon is a showcase of products from the great river basin. Now the famed acai berry is expanding Belem's reputation. Reclusive river people, called ribeirinhos harvest the berries by climbing the tall palms where they grow and rush the produce by boat to the port. There they trade for other goods, and quickly escape the city to return to their tranquil, timeless lives at the edge of the world's greatest river. Host David Yetman takes us through Belem and visits the homes of the river people.

Previously Aired

Day
Time
Channel
7/31/2012
9:30 p.m.
8/1/2012
3:30 a.m.
8/3/2012
10 p.m.
8/4/2012
5 a.m.
10/9/2012
9:30 p.m.
10/10/2012
3:30 a.m.
10/12/2012
10 p.m.
10/13/2012
5 a.m.
1/13/2013
8:30 a.m.
1/15/2013
12:30 p.m.
1/15/2013
8:30 p.m.
1/16/2013
10 p.m.
1/17/2013
5 a.m.
1/19/2013
12:30 p.m.
1/19/2013
10:30 p.m.
1/20/2013
2:30 a.m.
11/24/2013
6:30 p.m.
5/18/2014
6:30 p.m.
9/10/2014
1:30 p.m.
3/17/2015
6:30 p.m.
3/17/2015
11 p.m.
3/17/2015
11:33 p.m.
3/18/2015
3/18/2015
6 a.m.
5/12/2015
6:30 p.m.
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