DVD - "Circle of Life" Series
Rich-Heape Films, Inc. was founded in 1994 to inform, educate and encourage awareness of Native Peoples, and to preserve the history and culture of the American Indian. This award-winning documentary series explores various topics related the indigenous peoples of America. Choose from the following titles:
"How to Trace Your Native American Heritage" teaches how to search out your Native American ancestors, obtain tribal citizenship, how to research the Dawes Rolls and discover your heritage. Run time 40 minutes
"Native American Healing In The 21st Century" is a comprehensive look at the healing practices of American Indians and how many of those natural remedies and healing methods such as herbal healing are applicable to today's alternative health-conscious society. Run time 52 minutes
“Don't Get Sick After June: American Indian Healthcare" is a well-researched documentary that presents a troubling portrait - and indictment - of the U.S. government's dismal failure to provide health care in fulfillment of federal treaty and trustee obligations with American Indian nations. Run time 60 minutes
"Black Indians: An American Story" brings to light a hidden heritage of America's past-- the cultural and racial fusion of Native and African Americans. Narrated by James Earl Jones, “Black Indians: An American Story” explores what brought the Native and Black Native Americans together, what drove them apart and the challenges they face in the 21st century. Run time 60 minutes
Each DVD is closed captioned and rated for all ages.