Broken by the legacy of colonialism, Lakota Tribes struggle for restoration, healing and rebuilding. This film is a conversation between the elder and younger generations about reclaiming their stories and culture. By looking at traditional family structure, spirituality, language and values, they hope to build a vision for the future.
Educational Resources: Viewer Discussion Guide; Educational Guide; PBS LearningMedia
Program Length: 26 Minutes
Director and Producer: Jonny Cournoyer (Rosebud Sioux); Editors: Christian Glawe and Jonny Cournoyer; Production Manager: Michael Garvey; Production Consultant: David Cournoyer (Rosebud Sioux)
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Format: DVD & Digital Download
Public Broadcast Release: 2014