Atlas Presents: Badger Creek + Thick Dark Fog
Badger Creek- Badger Creek is a half-hour documentary portrait of a Blackfeet (Pikuni) family, the Mombergs, who live on the lower Blackfeet Reservation in Montana near the banks of Badger Creek. In addition to running a prosperous ranching business, they practice a traditional Blackfeet cultural lifestyle that sustains and nourishes them, including sending their children to a Blackfeet language immersion school, participating in Blackfeet spiritual ceremonies and maintaining a Blackfeet worldview. The film takes us through a year in the life of the family, and through four seasons of the magnificent and traditional territory of the Pikuni Nation.
Thick Dark Fog – At the age of five, Walter Littlemoon (Lakota) was removed from his family to attend a federal government boarding school where his culture, language, and spirituality were suppressed. Embark on Walter’s journey to heal himself and his community while reclaiming his heritage.
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Washington, DC 20002