Whale Rider

On the east coast of New Zealand, the Whangara people believe their presence there dates back a thousand years or more to a single ancestor, Paikea, who escaped death when […]

Arctic Summer

A poetic meditation on Tuktoyaktuk (Tuk), an Indigenous community in the Arctic and one of the northernmost towns in the world. The film captures Tuk during one of the last […]

The Last Holdouts

In 2020, five major storms slammed the Louisiana coast, the most ever in a single season. For many living here, this unprecedented barrage was a final warning. Now Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw tribal […]

Spirit of the Peaks

A film about the struggle for balance between two worlds. For Hunkpapa Lakota skier Connor Ryan, skiing in Ute Territory has always raised questions about being in reciprocity with the […]

Smoking Salmon in Hoonah, Alaska

Follow Paul Dybdahl as he passes along his grandmothers’ process of smoking salmon. This sweet and savory delicacy is often shared at traditional community celebrations.

Remothering the Land

Young Black Farmers like Will Smith, a recent graduate of UC Berkeley, work small tracts of available farmland on Huchiun ancestral territory in the Bay Area, California. Will and other […]

Newtok

Water will erase Newtok, Alaska. Built on land that was once frozen year-round, the foundation of the tiny Yup’ik village has been sinking and eroding for decades. The 360 Yup’ik […]

Keeping the Tlingit Language Alive

The Tlingit language, rich in metaphor and deep in meaning, encodes the history, life ways, stories, and traditions of the Huna Tlingit. Widely spoken into the mid-20th century, the Tlingit […]

Guardians of the River

Indigenous leaders share why removing four dams to restore a healthy Klamath River is critical for clean water, food sovereignty and justice.

Ever heard of Gumboots?

Follow Tlingit elder Owen along the rocky shorelines in Glacier Bay National Park while he collects gumboots, a not-so-widely-known treat.