The feature-length movie was filmed on the Pine Ridge Reservation and it stars the late Lakota elder Dave Bald Eagle.
He was Jay Silverheels the most famous Native person of the 1940's and 50's as the result of playing Tonto to the Lone Ranger.
The documentary focuses on drugs on the White Earth Nation in Minnesota.
There have been many actors and actresses who have visited the Rosebud Reservation but last month one of the most memorable stopped in for a visit.
Embrace of the Serpent didn't win the Academy Award for best foreign-language film but the Colombian production is still drawing attention for its unique story.
Doris Leader Charge was raised in a Lakota speaking family and did not learn to speak English until she was sent to the boarding school.
Adam Beach, Sherman Alexie, Heather Rae and Joanelle Romero have been invited to join the prestigious Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
The '100 Years' documentary traces Elouise Cobell's efforts to secure justice…
'Being culturally poached and misrepresented isn’t flattering, it’s a threat.'
Elouise Cobell, former treasurer of the Blackfeet Nation and warrior who brought the multi-billion dollar class action against the US government (Cobell v Salazar) on behalf of over Indian people