During the past 25 years, 1,580 people were killed at the Brazil in the disputes related to land exploitation. Only 100 of these assassinations have been judged and only one person has been found guilty. The majority of the victims is part of those who expose the illegal exploitation of the land belonging to the State or to the natives by the «grileiros»
This film features three women activists in the Brazilian Amazon, all three threatened and in danger of death. Their fight unveils a a Brazil that is struggling to enforce the law and how, in the still very conservative Indian-Amazonian culture, women are now standing in the front line of dangerous social and environmental conflicts.