A Song For Dead Warriors


60m 1984

Brief Synopsis

A ballet reflecting on the plight of the American Indian is based loosely on the story of Richard Oakes, one of the leaders of a group of Indians which occupied Alcatraz Island in the late 1960s. The ballet uses special effects, larger-than-life-size graphics and special video effects to infuse the

Film Details

Also Known As
Dance in America (09/16/84), Great Performances (09/16/84), Song For Dead Warriors
Release Date
1984

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

A ballet reflecting on the plight of the American Indian is based loosely on the story of Richard Oakes, one of the leaders of a group of Indians which occupied Alcatraz Island in the late 1960s. The ballet uses special effects, larger-than-life-size graphics and special video effects to infuse the production with fantastic, mystical qualities.

Film Details

Also Known As
Dance in America (09/16/84), Great Performances (09/16/84), Song For Dead Warriors
Release Date
1984

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

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