TITLE

SHIFTING VIEWS WITH Drunktown's Finest

AUTHOR(S)
GATEWOOD, TARA
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Native Peoples Magazine;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the film "Drunktown's Finest," by Navajo filmmaker Sydney Freeland and director Robert Redford, with a focus on the film's theme of Native American identity and coming of age in the Navajo community of New Mexico. Topics include a segment on the television show "20/20" titled "Drunk Town, USA," which discussed on alcoholism in the town of Gallup, New Mexico; the film's selection at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Utah; and the film's use of Native actors.
ACCESSION #
94736524

 

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