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Blood memory : a story of removal and return   Cover Image DVD DVD

Blood memory : a story of removal and return

Nicholas, Drew, (film director.). Whitmer, Megan, (film producer.). Day, Elizabeth, (film producer.). White Hawk, Sandy, (on-screen participant.). Fiddler, Mark, (on-screen participant.). Vaughn, Olivia, (film producer.). Elrod, Jason, (editor.). Sneve, Shirley K., (producer.). Heller, Bryan, (cinematographer.). Sandy White Hawk & Mark Fiddler. (Cast).

Summary: "Battles over blood quantum and 'best interests' resurface the untold history of America's Indian Adoption Era - a time when nearly one-third of children were removed from tribal communities nationwide. As political scrutiny over Indian child welfare intensifies, an adoption survivor helps others find their way home through song and ceremony."--Container. *Digital version available to NWIC Faculty.

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  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (107, 56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 viewer discussion guide (13 pages ; 28 cm)
  • Edition: Dual disc.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Vision Maker Media, [2019-2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Wide screen.
Title from container.
Contains the festival version (107 minutes) and the broadcast version (56 minutes).
Creation/Production Credits Note: Edited by Jason Elrod ; co-produced by Olivia Vaughn, Megan Whitmer, Elizabeth Day ; original music by William Stankey ; cinematography by Bryan Heller, executive produced by Shirley K. Sneve
Participant or Performer Note: Sandy White Hawk & Mark Fiddler.
System Details Note:
Subject: Indian Adoption Project.
Indian children United States
Child welfare United States
Adoption United States
Interracial adoption United States
Indigenous peoples Rehabilitation United States
Indigenous peoples United States Government relations
Enfants indiens d'Amérique États-Unis
Adoption États-Unis
Adoption interraciale États-Unis
Autochtones États-Unis Relations avec l'État
Indian Adoption Project.
Child welfare
Indian children
Indigenous peoples Government relations
Indigenous peoples Rehabilitation
Interracial adoption
United States
Genre: Documentaires.
Films autres que de fiction.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Documentary films.
Documentaries and Factual Films

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Northwest Indian College.


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Lummi Library DVD 107 E 98 .A15 N53 2019 680817 DVD Available -

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