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Two spirits [videorecording] / [a production of] Say Yes Quickly ; [a co-production of] Riding the Tiger, Just Media ; directed by Lydia Nibley ; produced by Russell Martin, Lydia Nibley ; written by Russell Martin, Lydia Nibley.

Nibley, Lydia. (Director, Producer, Screenwriter). Martin, Russell, 1952- (Producer, Screenwriter). Say Yes Quickly Productions. (Added Author). Riding the Tiger (Firm) (Added Author). Just Media (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Northwest Indian College.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lummi Library DVD 533 Copy 2 E 99 .N3 T96 2010 287412 DVD Available -
Lummi Library DVD 533 E 99 .N3 T96 2010 280664 DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Los Angeles, CA?] : Riding the Tiger Productions, LLC, c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
DVD release of the 2009 motion picture.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Darrin Navarro ; director of photography, David A. Armstrong ; music, Juantio Becenti, Anthony Wakeman & Mr. Soon, David J. Reyes.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the role of two-spirit people in the Navajo culture in the context of the story of a gay youth named Fred Martinez. Martinez was a nádleehí or a male-bodied person with a feminine essence, who was murdered in a hate crime at the age of sixteen. Discusses the traditional Native American perspective on gender and sexuality and the need for a balanced interrelationship between the feminine and masculine.
System Details Note:
DVD ; NTSC 29.97; 16x9, 1.78:1 widescreen enhanced. Stereo audio & surround sound.
Subject: Martinez, Fred, 1985-2001.
Two-spirit people.
Sex role.
Navajo Indians > Sexual behavior.
Navajo Indians > Social life and customs.
Indian gays > Crimes against > Colorado.
Gay youth > Crimes against > Colorado.
Hate crimes > Colorado.
Genre: Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.

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