Anthropologist Darcy Ribeiro (1913-1997) was one of the greatest Brazilian intellectuals of the 20th century. Based on Darcy’s central work, ‘The Brazilian People’, in which the author answers the question ‘Who are the Brazilians?’, Investigating the formation of our people. ‘The Brazilian people’ is a re-creation of the narrative of Darcy Ribeiro and discusses the formation of the Brazilians, their mestizo origin and the singularity of the cultural syncretism that resulted from it. With images captured all over Brazil, rare archive material and testimonials.