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Name: Leticia Valverdes

Job: Assistant Producer

Age: 35

Luxury item: A hammock (with it you can sleep anywhere) and tea - it really does cool you down!

Phobia: Being on a river boat on a huge storm, as the Amazon people often die from lightning strikes.

Will miss: Joe and a cosy winter night (but only one)

Looking forward to: Seeing Bruce interacting with lots of different Amazonians

Dreading: The impossibly humid heat and having to eat obscure concoctions.

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A Blessing and a Curse

Posted on: Wed 6 Feb 08

Posted from: Benjamin Constant
Being one of the two bilingual people on a shoot is hard. You are the one who has to be constantly aware of what's going on, in both camps, and non-stop translating what's necessary to make things work. You have to know a bit of both sides culturally, and even emotionally.

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