Based on the true story of J.J. Harper, a First Nations leader, who was shot and killed by Winnipeg Police Constable Robert Cross on his way home one snowy night in in 1988. As the guilt-ridden Cross descends into madness, J.J. Harper's brother, Harry Wood, supported by native leaders; cries out for justice through legal channels. The police close ranks to ensure that Cross is never prosecuted for the crime. Written by
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[Joe and Harry are standing over J.J.'s grave
I don't know what to say.
Just tell him, we did the best we could.
J.J., we did the best we could.
He says, bullshit.