Category Archives: Film

“Tribal Justice” Doc to be Shown in PBS’s POV in August

Here.

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Cinetopia Film Festival Presents “Tribal Justice” Documentary in Michigan — June 3, 7, 10, and 11

Here (PDF): More details from Makepeace Productions here.

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Kickstarter for Feature-Length Documentary “Dawnland”

Link to Kickstarter and information here. Dawnland is a documentary about cultural survival and stolen children: inside the first “truth and reconciliation commission” for Native Americans in Maine.

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Alanis Obomsawin’s film “Trick or Treaty” now available for rental

This is an incredible film about the treatment of treaties and Native peoples in Canada. It’s now available for rental from Canada’s National Film Board. I saw it at the NAISA conference this June and highly recommend it. It is … Continue reading

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Manidoowaadiziwag Ikwewag – Women Are Sacred, Video Raising Awareness of Domestic Violence and Practices for Dealing with DV in Native Communities and Victims with Disabilities

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. This documentary film was developed to be an educational and training tool based on the work produced by the Minnesota Accessing Paths to Safety Project. The film chronicles the the first-hand stories of American … Continue reading

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Media Release on “Off the Rez” — Doc about the Schimmel Sisters

FilmBuff Presents OFF THE REZ Release Date: Friday, January 24 iTunes Pre-Order Available Now: bit.ly/1i2R33O VOD Platforms: iTunes, Amazon Instant Video, Google Play, Xbox Video, Sony Playstation, Cinemanow and Vudu. Watch the Trailer Here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5gYAIvdv9ko Written & Directed by: Jonathan … Continue reading

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Ramapough Tribal Members Suit against Producers of “Out of the Furnace”

Here is the news coverage. Here is the complaint in DeGroat v. Cooper (D. N.J.): 1 Complaint

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“Young Lakota” Documentary to Premiere on PBS Independent Lens Nov. 25

Trailer here. Website here. Hat tip Racialicious.

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International Uranium Film Festival Begins

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HuffPo on Gregg Deal’s “The Last American Indian on Earth”

Here.

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