Native American people have been fighting for their rights since European settlers have arrived...Here are some acts of resistance. Directed, shot, performed, and edited by Cassandra Averett, Victoria Fermino, Keturah Peters, Kendall Scott, and the Native Tribal Scholars.
Native American veterans candidly talk about their perspectives on war and warfare in intimate portraits that reveal a complex relationship with today’s changing world.
Shot on location by Simona Piantieri in California, Arizona, New Mexico and Oklahoma, on an idea by Max Carocci, the documentary accompanies the traveling exhibition he curated for the British Museum Warriors of the Plains: Two Hundred Years of Ritual and Honour.
The film complements the book Warriors of the Plains: the Arts of Plains Indian Warfare by Max Carocci, which features cover and photographs by Simona Piantieri.