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Standing Silent Nation
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written by Courtney Hermann, fl. 2006 and Suree Towfighnia, fl. 2007; directed by Suree Towfighnia, fl. 2007; produced by Courtney Hermann, fl. 2006 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 12 mins
What does a family have to endure to create a future for itself?

When the Oglala Sioux Tribe passed an ordinance separating industrial hemp from its illegal cousin, marijuana, Alex White Plume and his family glimpsed a brighter future.
written by Courtney Hermann, fl. 2006 and Suree Towfighnia, fl. 2007; directed by Suree Towfighnia, fl. 2007; produced by Courtney Hermann, fl. 2006 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 12 mins
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Endangered civilizations, On Big Foot's Trail - The Sioux of South Dakota
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directed by Alain Bourrillon, fl. 1995; produced by Pascal Bensoussan, fl. 1987, Samarka Productions and ArcH'Organisation, in Endangered civilizations (Paris, Ile-de-France: 10 Francs, 1997), 51 mins
100 years after the 'Massacre of Wounded Knee', the Sioux Lakota decided to commemorate the death of Big Foot. In spite of dreadful weather conditions, Josh decides to follow up this march, as if it were his own initiatic journey to become an Indian warior. A Sioux legend pretends that the 7th generation will fre...
directed by Alain Bourrillon, fl. 1995; produced by Pascal Bensoussan, fl. 1987, Samarka Productions and ArcH'Organisation, in Endangered civilizations (Paris, Ile-de-France: 10 Francs, 1997), 51 mins
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Good Meat
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directed by Sam Hurst, fl. 2006-2011; produced by Larry Pourier, fl. 2011, Vision Maker Media, Native American Public Telecommunications and Nebraska Educational Telecommunications (Lincoln, NE: Vision Maker Media, 2011), 57 mins
Good Meat follows an Oglala Lakota man's struggles and triumphs as he attempts to reclaim his health.
directed by Sam Hurst, fl. 2006-2011; produced by Larry Pourier, fl. 2011, Vision Maker Media, Native American Public Telecommunications and Nebraska Educational Telecommunications (Lincoln, NE: Vision Maker Media, 2011), 57 mins
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No More Smoke Signals
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directed by Fanny Bräuning (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 1 hour 29 mins
Kili Radio, the "Voice of the Lakota Nation," is broadcast out of a small wooden house in the vast countryside of South Dakota. There, people converge to speak to the community about daily concerns and in doing so, strengthen their sense of identity. Daily existence on America's poorest reservation is hard. We mee...
directed by Fanny Bräuning (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 1 hour 29 mins
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