Mary Crow Dog, daughter of a desperately poor Indian family in South Dakota, is swept up in the protests of the 1960s and becomes sensitized to the injustices that society inflicts on her ...
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Mary Crow Dog, daughter of a desperately poor Indian family in South Dakota, is swept up in the protests of the 1960s and becomes sensitized to the injustices that society inflicts on her people. She aids the Lakota in their struggle for their rights: a struggle that culminates in an armed standoff with US government forces at the site of an 1890 massacre.Written by
Eric Sorensen <Eric_Sorensen@fc.mcps.k12.md.us>
This is the first of three films co-stars Irene Bedard and Tantoo Cardinal would act in to win Best Film at the American Indian Film Festival, the others being Grand Avenue and Smoke Signals. Tantoo alone appears in 7 total winning films, this being the second and also includes Dances With Wolves, DreamKeeper, Shouting Secrets and Maina. See more »
They need you Mary... to bring Buddy out with some honor.
Mary Crow Dog:
I'm not leaving Wounded Knee.
Leonard Crow Dog:
Yes you are. You are all the family he has here. He gave his life. You can give this.
[after her uncle is killed]
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