Field Producer, Sound (53 minutes, 2013)
The hope and determination of modern-day American Indian life is revealed in this film about one of the most exciting and perilous forms of horse racing practiced anywhere in the world today. Indian Relay follows three teams as they prepare for and compete in a grueling Indian Relay season.
Watch the full, hour-long film here.
Select Awards & Accolades
2014 – Two Emmy Awards, Cultural/Historical Documentary and Photography, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Northwest Region
2014 – Third Place, Independent Lens’ 2013–2014 Audience Awards
2015 – Best Action Film, Native American Film Festival of the Southeast. Columbia, SC
2015 – Audience Award, Best Native American Film, Durango Film Festival. Durango, CO
2014 – Spur Award, Best Western Documentary Script, Western Writers of America
2013 – Scheduled for over 900 broadcasts in the USA
2013 – Selected for Independent Lens’ 2013–2014 season
2013 – Native Games / Native Stories Program, Smithsonian Museum of the American Indian. New York, New York
2013 – Santa Fe Indian Market, New Mexico History Museum. Santa Fe, New Mexico
2013 – Seattle Indigenous Cultures Festival, EMP Theater. Seattle, Washington
2013 – Eight-Part Premiere Tour Screening, Indian Nations in Montana and Idaho