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Reel Injun : on the trail of the Hollywood Indian. [DVD] / Rezolution Pictures and National Film Board of Canada co-production ; director, Neil Diamond ; co-directors, Catherine Bainbridge, Jeremiah Hayes ; producers, Christina Fon, Catherine Bainbridge, Linda Ludwick ; writers, Catherine Bainbridge, Neil Diamond, Jeremiah Hayes.

Diamond, Neil (Filmmaker) (Added Author). Bainbridge, Catherine. (Added Author). Hayes, Jeremiah. (Added Author). Fon, Christina. (Added Author). Ludwick, Linda. (Added Author). Eastwood, Clint, 1930- (Added Author). Jarmusch, Jim, 1953- (Added Author). Means, Russell, 1939-2012 (Added Author). Greene, Graham, 1952- (Added Author). Beach, Adam, 1972- (Added Author). Trudell, John. (Added Author). Labbe, Edith. (Added Author). Rezolution Pictures Inc. (Added Author). National Film Board of Canada. (Added Author). Mongrel Media (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, color ; rated PG ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Canada] : Distributed in Canada by Mongrel Media, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally produced in 2009.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Edith Labbe ; editor, Jeremiah Hayes.
Participant or Performer Note:
Clint Eastwood, Jim Jarmusch, Russell Means, Graham Greene, Adam Beach, John Trudell.
Summary, etc.:
Hollywood has an impressive track record, one that spans more than 4,000 films, of blatantly misrepresenting Native people and their cultures. Featuring interviews with filmmakers and activists such as Clint Eastwood, Jim Jarmusch and Russell Means, Reel Injun delves into the fascinating history of the Hollywood Indian with razor-sharp insight and humor, tracing its checkered cinematic evolution from the silent film era to today.
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen.
Language Note:
English with optional French subtitles, English closed-captioning.
Subject: Indians in motion pictures.
Indians, Treatment of > United States.
Western films > History and criticism.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) in motion pictures.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) > United States.
Genre: Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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