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Title The women in the sand : a story of Death Valley's original people|[Hoopla electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States] : Leomark Studios, 2018.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 73 min.)) : sd., col.
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Credits Directed by Steve Jarvis.
Performer Edward James Olmos, narrator.
Summary Two feisty elders of the Timbisha Tribe fight with the US Government and their own tribal council to overcome injustice to save their ancient tribal culture in Death Valley, California - the hottest place on Earth! Through legends and stories, Pauline and Maddy Esteves reveal the rich history of their people. They travel to sacred sites, harvest pine nuts and search museums for early Timbisha basketry. Historians and supporters tell more of Pauline and Maddy's fight to save their culture, ancient language and basket making art. One day they confront their enemy directly - the Chairman of the Timbisha Tribal Council. They forcefully debate him on their grievances. He is unmoved. Undaunted, they continue to follow their ancestor's wishes and fight to save their culture before it's too late.
Audience Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Indians of North America -- California -- Social life and customs.
Indians of North America -- California -- Social conditions.
Indians of North America -- California -- History.
Genre Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Jarvis, Steve (Director), screenwriter, director.
Olmos, Edward James, narrator.
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Added Title Story of Death Valley's original people
Music No. MWT12354767
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