A Tattoo On My Heart - Shumakolowa Native Arts
A Tattoo On My Heart - Shumakolowa Native Arts
A Tattoo On My Heart - Shumakolowa Native Arts
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A Tattoo On My Heart

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Description

A Tattoo On My Heart: The Warriors of Wounded Knee commemorates the 30th anniversary of the dramatic siege of 1973, through the words of the American Indian men and women who struggled for survival inside the bunkers and ravines of South Dakota's Pine Ridge Reservation. The film uses contemporary interviews and historical archival images to tell the story of the historic standoff between American Indian Movement activist and federal agents on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Reservation.

Details

  • Director/Writer: Charles Abourezk, Brett Lawlor
  • Format: DVD
  • Studio: Badlands Films

  • Release Date: 2005
  • Run Time: 56 minutes

About the Artist

Charles Abourezk is a lawyer, author and filmmaker known for A Tattoo on My Heart: The Warriors of Wounded Knee 1973 (2005), Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee (1994) and The Canary Effect (2006).

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