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Native American College Student Confronts Racismby Curtis Marez
Perhaps the earliest film made in part at UC Berkeley, the silent film Braveheart, produced by Cecil B. DeMille, represents the story of an Indian student from the Pacific Northwest named Braveheart sent to law school by his tribe in order to learn how to protect salmon fishing treaty rights. Here the title character confronts racism on the collegiate football field.
Native American College Student Faces Racism
In this silent film from 1925 a Native American college athlete confronts racism
- from Braveheart (1925)
- Creator: Alan Hale
- Distributor: Grapevine Video
- Posted by Curtis Marez