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Bury My Heart with Tonawanda (2013)

Not Rated | | Drama | 2013 (USA)
A historical film, Bury My Heart with Tonawanda tells the story of boy with Downs Syndrome who is rejected by his own family but accepted by the Tonawanda Seneca Nation. The film teaches us... See full summary »

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Writer:

Adrian Esposito
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Cast

Credited cast:
Lonnie Abrams Lonnie Abrams ... Water drum singer
Terry Abrams Terry Abrams ... Seneca mourner
Wayne Abrams Wayne Abrams ... Narrator
Daniel Andrusz Daniel Andrusz ... Wagon driver
Fred Armstrong Fred Armstrong ... Inn patron 1
Kelly Austin Kelly Austin ... Henry's Wife
Michael Bastine Michael Bastine ... Seneca Speaker
Stephen Blum Stephen Blum ... John Harrison
Dave Brown Dave Brown ... Inn patron 2
Chris Clark ... BIA agent
Jesse Conklin Jesse Conklin ... Fredrick Harrison
Christopher Devlin Christopher Devlin ... Caleb
Race Eberhardt Race Eberhardt ... Kyle
Adrian Esposito ... BIA agent
Scott W. Fitzgerald ... Brent
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A historical film, Bury My Heart with Tonawanda tells the story of boy with Downs Syndrome who is rejected by his own family but accepted by the Tonawanda Seneca Nation. The film teaches us about Seneca culture, beliefs and myths and challenges our historical stereotypes about Native Americans. Written by Adrian Esposito

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Where finding hope and courage became possible in the most unlikely place

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Drama

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Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

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2013 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$30,000 (estimated)
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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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If you love mediocrity, still stay clear of this movie!
7 February 2015 | by cao222See all my reviews

Some movies are good, some are bad, some are downright awful, and some are so bad you feel as if you've lost some of your faith in humanity: this is one of those films.

Everything a bad movie could have is in this film: lifeless acting, blurry cinematography, pathetic script, and horrendous use or music. This is not a good movie, this is a lesson In mediocrity for all future filmmakers, a film that shows you: you can always do worse.

I watched this for free on Amazon Prime, and I still feel like I wasted money.

PS. If I could give this 0 stars, I would.


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