Man From Deep River is the landmark that started the worldwide cannibal movie craze! Recognized as "the first cannibal horror film," it combines the most harrowing 'reality' elements of the infamous Mondo films and the graphic violence of the Giallo. This is the film that opened the floodgates for cinematic atrocities like Deadato's Cannibal Holocaust and Jungle Holocaust and Lenzi's own Cannibal Ferox and Eaten Alive.
Follow a photographer as he journeys through the treacherous jungles of Southeast Asia. Attacked and captured by a tribe of savages, he attempts an escape and commits a barbaric act that strangely earns him the respect of the natives. As a sign of acceptance, the tribe attempts to assimilate him into their fold, initiating him through a series of brutal and sadistic rites! Can he survive?
During an expedition a photographer falls into the hands of a savage native tribe. After passing a grueling test of pain, he is accepted into their circle.