A Spanish Jesuit goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region. A slave hunter joins his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to defend all they have built against the Portugese aggressors.
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The film was made and released about four years after its uncredited source book "The Lost Cities of Paraguay" by Father C. J. McNaspy had been first published in 1982. McNaspy also acted as a historical consultant to the film's production which was loosely based on McNaspy's work. Read More