Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee


3h 2007

Brief Synopsis

An adaptation of the book which describes the destruction of the Native American people and their way of life as they were pushed from ancestral lands into ever-diminishing reservations during the latter half of the 19th century. Monumental events will be revisited such as the massacre of hundreds

Film Details

Release Date
2007
Location
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
3h

Synopsis

An adaptation of the book which describes the destruction of the Native American people and their way of life as they were pushed from ancestral lands into ever-diminishing reservations during the latter half of the 19th century. Monumental events will be revisited such as the massacre of hundreds of Indian men, women and children by the 7th Cavalry at Wounded Knee Creek on December 29, 1890.

Crew

John Adshead

Key Grip

Colin Allen

Lighting Technician

Cheryl Allsen

Greensman

Mark Ambury

Assistant Director

Alfred Arndt

Construction Coordinator

Rob Arndt

Foreman

Rick Ash

Sound Mixer

Len Ayotte

Carpenter

Wayne Baker

Song Performer

Chris Bang

Assistant Camera

Cathy Barillaro

Driver

Rick Barrett

Carpenter

Pierre Bartlette

Carpenter

Dwight Beard

Driver

Joseph Bell

Visual Effects Producer

Ollie Benjamin

Stunt Performer

Stephen Berkman

Photography

Harold Bernard

Assistant Camera

Paul Berolzheimer

Sound Effects Editor

Dean Beville

Sound Effects Editor

Richard Bish

Stunt Performer

Julian Black Antelope

Stunt Performer

Marty Black Rabbit

Stunt Performer

Nap Black Rabbit

Stunt Performer

Jill Blackie

Assistant Costume Designer

Joy Bond

Production Coordinator

Gloria Boucher

Wrangler

Lori Boyle

Animal Trainer

Tatjana Bozinovski

Compositing Supervisor

Trent Breitkreutz

On-Set Dresser

Amy A. Brewster

Wrangler

Dee Brown

Source Material

Devora Brown

Costumer

Mel Brown

Driver

Michael Brown

Editor

Eric Bruhwiler

Compositing Supervisor

Chance Bruised Head

Stunt Performer

Tim Bruised Head

Stunt Performer

Wright Bruised Head

Stunt Performer

Wynn Bruised Head

Stunt Performer

Michael Buster

Dialogue Coach

Shawn Calf Robe

Stunt Performer

Sandi Cameron

Script Supervisor

Tim Campbell

Painter

Edward C Carr

Sound Mixer

Todd Carson

Rotoscope Animator

Barb Chandler

Painter

Cameron Chapman

Assistant Production Coordinator

Nathan Chasing Horse

Song Performer

Nathan Chasing Horse

Song

Ryan Chatfield

Caterer

Quynh Chestnut

Costumes

Nori Chia

Post-Production Coordinator

Sonny Clegg

Stunt Performer

George S. Clinton

Music Conductor

Kelly Coe

Special Effects Technician

Sherry Collard

Driver

Darryl Collins

Driver

Kevin Colyn

Caterer

Gilles Corbeil

Camera Operator

Chad Cosgrave

Stunt Performer

Colt Cosgrave

Stunt Performer

Dawn-anne Coulson

Construction

Jarrett Craig

Camera Operator

Marina Crane

Advisor

Rose Crane

Advisor

Shelley Crooks

Driver

Allison Crothers

Assistant

Sandra Crowchild

Stunt Performer

Jack Crowells

On-Set Dresser

John Dambrauskas

Greensman

Ron Darby

Props Assistant

Judith Darough

Tailor

Debbi Datz-pyle

Music Contractor

Mario Davignon

Costume Designer

Barry De Bolt

Carpenter

Chris Del Conte

Visual Effects Producer

Raymond J Demallie

Advisor

Gabe Desrosiers

Song

Joe A Dodds

Stunt Performer

Jordan Dodds

Wrangler

Troy Dorchester

Wrangler

Brian Dunne

Assistant Location Manager

Fred Dunphy

Driver

Tim Dutchak

Gaffer

Lyle Edge

Stunt Performer

Wyatt Eirikson

Stunt Performer

Candice Elzinga

Casting Director

Colin Eskeland

Wrangler

Ray Espinola

Music Supervisor

Chavez Ezansh

Song Performer

Steffan Falesitch

Dialogue Editor

David Lee Fine

Foley

Jim Finkbeiner

Stunt Performer

Rhonda Fisekci

Casting Director

Joe Fisher

Wrangler

Bruce Flewelling

Wrangler

Iloe Flewelling

Hair

Stephen Hunter Flick

Sound Supervisor

Stephen Hunter Flick

Sound Design

Mike Flicker

Music Editor

David Fogg

Compositing Supervisor

Travis Foot

Driver

Billie Fortier

Stunt Performer

Holly Fortier

Stunt Performer

Joseph Fox

Stunt Performer

Kelvin Fox

Stunt Performer

David Franco

Director Of Photography

Leigh French

Voice Casting

Richard Friedman

Assistant Director

Greg Fullalove

Grip

Kim Gawryluk

Accounting Assistant

Linda Gee

Accountant

Clara George

Producer

George Gervan

Rotoscope Animator

Richard Gervan

Rotoscope Animator

Daniel Giat

Teleplay

Jim Gilfillan

Location Assistant

Jan Gillan

Accounting Assistant

Rick Giovinazzo

Original Music

Jason Glass

Stunt Performer

Tom Glass

Stunt Coordinator

Schane Godon

Camera Focus Puller

Avram D Gold

Sound Design

Avram D Gold

Sound Supervisor

David Goldberg

Visual Effects Supervisor

Lawrence Gooch

Driver

Albert Goulet

Stunt Performer

Peter William Gurr

Security

Jeff Ham

Casting Associate

Steven Hanulik

Production Coordinator

Penny Ann Hardage

Assistant

Chris Harrison

Hair Stylist

Rene Haynes

Casting Director

Shane Head

Generator Operator

Darcy Healy

Dresser

Paul Healy

Set Decorator

Michael Her-many Horses

Consultant

Eric Hertsgaard

Dialogue Editor

Edsel Hilchie

Location Manager

Martin Hilke

Compositing Supervisor

Hilda Hodges

Foley

Eric Hosmer

Foley Mixer

Connie House

Craft Service

Connie House

Medic

Fred Hoxie

Advisor

Crystal Husum

Painter

Heather Ingram-smith

Hair Stylist

Shirley Irvine

Assistant

Lloyd Jacobson

Wrangler

Ernie Jimmy

Stunt Performer

Jackson Jimmy

Stunt Performer

David Jobe

Foley

Adam Johnston

Sound Effects Editor

Johnny Jones

Assistant Property Master

Mark K Jones

Wrangler

Nancy Jones

Costumer

Carlton Kaller

Music Editor

Sean Kallis

Post-Production Assistant

Suzie Katayama

Original Music

Steve Kempster

Score Recording

Steve Kempster

Music Scoring Mixer

Gail Kennedy

Makeup Artist

Evyen Klean

Music Supervisor

Danny Klepper

Transportation Coordinator

Douglas Kootenay

Stunt Performer

Chris Kosloski

Grip

Neil Krause

Special Effects Technician

Joanna Krupicz

Assistant Director

Wing Kwok

Compositing Supervisor

Tony Lahaye

Dga Trainee

Shawn Lauder

Wrangler

Craig Lazdins

On-Set Dresser

Dallas Leather

Stunt Performer

Corey Lee

Grip

Matt Lee

3-D Artist

Sergio Lever

Driver

Roger Lewis

Stunt Performer

Pavel Lidmila

Driver

Michael Linklater

Stunt Performer

Tom Lloyd

Transportation Captain

Alyson Lockwood

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Judith Marie Loewen

Costumer

Daniel J Lombardo

Executive Producer

Tilda Long Soldier

Advisor

Marc Lord

Special Effects Technician

R Wayne Luctkar

Driver

Jacey Ma

Stunt Performer

Karen Margolese

Assistant Director

Mike Markiw

Boom Operator

Peter D Marshall

Assistant Director

Zahn Mcclarnon

Voice Casting

Alan Mccullagh

Assistant Set Decorator

Darryl Mcdonald

Consultant

Lizzie Mcgovern

Costumer

Joe Mcjimsey

Editor

Kylie Mclean

Wrangler

Tim Mclean

Wrangler

Tobi Mcleod

Wrangler

Bruce Mctavish

Driver

Film Details

Release Date
2007
Location
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
3h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of six 2007 Emmy Awards including Outstanding Made For Television Movie, Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing For A Miniseries Or A Movie (Michael Ornstein and Michael Brown) and Outstanding Cinematography For A Miniseries Or Movie (David Franco). Also Nominated for an additional eleven 2007 Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Actress in a Movie or Miniseries (Mary-Louise Parker), Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Movie or Miniseries (August Schellenberg, Aiden Quinn), Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Movie or Miniseries (Anna Paquin), Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or Special (Yves Simoneau) from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Winner of the 34th Annual Humanitas Prize Award in the 90-minute category.

Aired in United States May 27, 2007

Aired in United States September 11, 2007

Based on the 1971 book, "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee," by Dee Brown.

Picked up to production for the 2006-2007 season.

Aired in USA on HBO Network May 27, 2007.

Began shooting September 21, 2006 and completed shooting November 16, 2006.