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False Promises: The Lost Land of the Wenatchi
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written by Rustin Thompson, fl. 1996-2016; directed by Rustin Thompson, fl. 1996-2016 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 57 mins
Our Wenatchi Reservation was taken from us in 1894. Our hunting and fishing rights were also taken at that time, against our wishes. Many of our tribesmen are scattered in various parts of the State of Washington where the land is poor...We, the Wenatchi Indians, wish to have our fishing and hunting rights restore...
written by Rustin Thompson, fl. 1996-2016; directed by Rustin Thompson, fl. 1996-2016 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 57 mins
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River People: Behind the Case of David Sohappy
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directed by Michal Conford and Michele Zaccheo; produced by Michal Conford and Michele Zaccheo (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 51 mins
River People documents a timely issue - the clash between an ancient culture and modern society. It is the story of David Sohappy, a Native-American spiritual leader who was sentenced to a five-year prison term for selling 317 salmon out of season. For twenty years Sohappy has fished in open defiance of all state...
directed by Michal Conford and Michele Zaccheo; produced by Michal Conford and Michele Zaccheo (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 51 mins
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Kennewick Man: An Epic Drama of the West
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directed by Kyle Carver and Ryan Purcell (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 1 hour 27 mins
On July 28th, 1996, two college students stumbled upon an anthropological find that would change forever the way North Americans view their past. While sneaking into hydroplane races on the Columbia River in Kennewick, WA., Will Thomas and Dave Deacy noticed a human skull mired in the mud. It turned out to be one...
directed by Kyle Carver and Ryan Purcell (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 1 hour 27 mins
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