Peabody and Gemini award-winning, Reel Injun, is a feature-documentary that takes an entertaining and insightful look at the Hollywood Indian, exploring the portrayal of North American Natives through the history of cinema.
With candid interviews from directors, writers, actors and activists, including Clint Eastwood, Jim Jarmusch, Robbie Robertson, Sacheen Littlefeather, John Trudell and Russell Means, clips from hundreds of classic and recent films, Reel Injun traces the evolution of cinema’s depiction of Native people from the silent film era to today.
RUNNING TIME: 42, 52, 72 minutes
DIRECTORS: Neil Diamond and co-directed by Catherine Bainbridge and Jeremiah Hayes
WRITERS: Neil Diamond, Catherine Bainbidge, Jeremiah Hayes
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Catherine Bainbridge, Christina Fon, Linda Ludwick AND Ernest Webb
PRODUCERS: Catherine Bainbridge, Christina Fon and Linda Ludwick
STARRING: Neil Diamond, Adam Beach, Chris Eyre, Sacheen Littlefeather
DOCUMENTARY / FEATURED / FACTUAL