Trudell Poster

Release Date: February 3rd, 2006

DVD Release Date: March 20th, 2007

PG|1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Heather Rae documents the life and work of American Indian activist John Trudell. In the late 60's, John and a community group occupy Alcatraz Island for 21 months, bringing international recognition to the American Indian cause. In 1979 John burned a U.S. flag on the the steps of the FBI headquarters in Washington DC and within hours his family perished in a suspicious fire. He spent several years wandering the country until he found a new way to present his ideals through music.

Director: Heather Rae

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Appaloosa Pictures

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