Most Popular Lakota Movies and TV Shows
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1. Unbowed (1999)
125 min | Drama, History, Romance
Three Lakota Sioux men enroll in a historically black college, and their reluctance to assimilate causes friction between their black peers. Some come to embrace their similar history, while others remain bitter.
3. From Wounded Knee to Standing Rock: A Reporter's Journey (2019 TV Movie)
88 min | Documentary
A rookie NPR reporter on his first assignment, covering the armed occupation of Wounded Knee in South Dakota in 1973, is treated as the enemy and ultimately arrested by the FBI for defying ... See full summary »
Director: Kevin McKiernan
4. White Buffalo: An American Prophecy (2019)
Not Rated | 120 min | Documentary
From the opening scene - the appearance of a Divine Feminine Spirit to the Lakota centuries ago - WHITE BUFFALO: An American Prophecy follows the journey of four brothers. In their search ... See full summary »
5. West of Thunder (2012)
Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, Mystery, Western
South Dakota 1899. A mysterious stranger visits a small town on the outskirts of the Lakota Pine Ridge Reservation and brings with him a terrible resolve.
7. Crying Earth Rise Up (2015)
57 min | Documentary, News
Crying Earth Rise Up is a compelling story of the human cost of uranium mining and its impact on the water, land and people of the Great Plains.
8. We Are a Horse Nation (2014)
The story of why the Lakota, Dakota and Nakota Nations of Native Americans) are a "Sunka Wakan Oyate" (Horse Nation), demonstrating their philosophy and bringing together traditional and contemporary songs, stories, and teachings.
10. The End of the World (II) (2008)
4 min | Animation, Short
Somewhere near the Badlands, an old woman makes a blanket out of porcupine quills. Sitting beside her is a huge black dog who scratches at the blanket every time the old woman turns around.... See full summary »
11. Buffalo Nation
Adventure, Drama, History | Announced
On the vast and violent Great Plains, young Crazy Horse fights love and loss to unite his warring people against the onslaught of invading settlers and a U.S. Army fresh from war.
13. Standing Silent Nation (2006)
Not Rated | 53 min | Documentary
On the wind swept expanses of the South Dakota plains, life on the Pine Ridge Reservation is difficult. The land is harsh, unemployment is high, the consequences of endemic poverty are ... See full summary »
The Naked Truth (2016– )
22 min | Documentary
Actor Mark Ruffalo sits down with Fusion's Nelafar Hedayat to talk about the movement to halt the Dakota Access Pipeline. The Naked Truth:Standing Rock looks at the year of resistance that has captured the national consciousness.