Powwow Highway (1989)
R · 1h 28min · Drama · 24 February 1989
Depicts the struggles of reservation-dwelling Native Americans in the North Central United States. The main character is an introspective and lovable person in a process of seeking pride and identity through traditional and mystical means of gathering power. His high school friend, who is a Vietnam War Veteran, is exerting power as a highly principled social activist, using a modern rational materialist adversarial model of progress.
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Director(s): Jonathan WacksCast: A Martinez, Gary Farmer, Joannelle Nadine Romero