Chief Standing Rock's tribe has a treaty protecting their fishing grounds, but a canning corporation is violating the treaty through intimidation and force. The tribe is divided as to how to handle the threat. Standing Rock's son, Braveheart, is sent to college to study law so that he can protect their rights, but others in the tribe, led by the hot-tempered Ki-Yote, want to provoke a more violent confrontation. Written by
Did You Know?
The title character was inspired by real-life Native American Chief Nipo T. Strongheart
, who plays a Medicine Man in the film and collaborated on the screenplay. See more
Remake of Strongheart