Reel Injun 12 years old

On the trail of the Hollywood Indian

Reel Injun

The evolution of the depiction of Native Americans in film, from the silent era until today, featuring clips from hundreds of movies and candid interviews with famous directors, writers and actors, Native and non-Native: how their image on the screen transforms the way to understand their history and culture.

Credits

Reel Injun Cast

Name Character
Clint Eastwood He was 80, now 91 years old as Himself
Roger Moore He was 82, 89 years old when he died as Himself (archive footage)
Graham Greene He was 105, 86 years old when he died as Himself
Marlon Brando He was 86, 80 years old when he died as Himself (archive footage)
Jim Jarmusch He was 57, now 69 years old as Himself
Wes Studi He was 62, now 74 years old as Himself
Adam Beach He was 37, now 49 years old as Himself
Iron Eyes Cody He was 103, 91 years old when he died as Himself (archive footage)
Liv Ullmann She was 71, now 83 years old as Herself (archive footage)
Norman Cohn He was 95, 92 years old when he died as Himself
Zacharias Kunuk He was 52, now 64 years old as Himself
John Trudell He was 64, 69 years old when he died as Himself
Sacheen Littlefeather She was 63, now 75 years old as Herself
Russell Means He was 70, 72 years old when he died as Himself
Martin Luther King, Jr. He was 81, 39 years old when he died as Himself (archive footage)

Reel Injun Crew

Name Department
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Reel Injun (12 years)

On the trail of the Hollywood Indian

  • Release day: Friday, February 19, 2010
  • Runtime: 86 minutes