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Ishi: The Last of His Tribe

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
In 1911, a confused and fearful Native American teenager (Devon Ericson) is found on a San Francisco ranch. Anthropologist Benjamin Fuller (Dennis Weaver) travels to meet the young man and quickly realizes he is the last remaining member of a heretofore unknown Native American tribe. Fuller studies Ishi's language and stories; as Ishi (Eloy Phil Casados) grows older, he shares much of of the Yana people's knowledge about agriculture, spirituality and weaponry.

Cast: Dennis Weaver , Eloy Phil Casados , Devon Ericson ,

Director: Robert Ellis Miller

Genres: Docudrama

Ishi: The Last of His Tribe (1978)

Release Date: January 1st, 1978|1 hr. 39 min.

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