ABOUT

An epic documentary made over 13 years from the director of Rez Bomb, charting the history and contemporary life of the Oglala Lakota of Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

Perhaps the most comprehensive documentary about life on an Indian Reservation.

The land of Crazy Horse, Black Elk & Red Cloud
Of Wounded Knee & Greasy Grass (Little Big Horn)
Of the Black Hills & the Sun Dance
Of Boarding Schools & sterlization

5 times higher child mortality
3 times higher diabetes
80+% unemployment
Life expectancy of 48 for men
& 52 for women

ROARING FIRE FILMS presents
A THUNDER-BEING NATION
a film by STEVEN LEWIS SIMPSON
featuring: CLAUDIA IRON HAWK, RUSSELL MEANS, ARLETTE LOUD HAWK
LARRY BODIN, FLOYD HAND, RUSSELL LOUD HAWK, JOHNSON HOLY ROCK
HAROLD SALWAY, JOHN STEELE, BARBARA HIGH PINE
HARVEY WHITE WOMAN
associate producer: DR.JOHN HUNTER
executive producer: ROBERT MATTHEW RAMIREZ
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