Shayla Stonefeather, a Native American attorney prosecuting a Lakota teen in a controversial murder trial, returns to the reservation to say goodbye to her dying father. After the teen is killed, she hears ghostly voices and sees strange visions that cause her to re-examine beliefs she thought she left behind.
Can You Hear Their Cries?
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for violence, some frightening images and drug references
Did You Know?
The courthouse depicted in the film, which is said to be in Denver, Colorado, is actually the Pennington County Courthouse in Rapid City, South Dakota. Similarly, the sheriff's deputies present in the courtroom are with the Pennington County Sheriff's Office. See more
I listen to the screams of the wounded and dying carried on the wind across the prarie. It was about this time when the white men attacked, they slaughtered them. They slaughtered defenseless men, women and children. Their blood spilled here on this ground. We forget about these things, but the trees - they remember. The rocks and the earth... they remember when we forget. The story forever imprinted, imprinted on this land. If we listen they will guide us, give us visions, tell us stories. ...