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Amy and Dawn, daughters of "Native Silence" documentary subjects Joyce and Paulette, have bonded over the impact their mothers' lives had on their childhoods and identities.

White Earth featured in new documentary

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A new documentary film that chronicles the lives of four American Indian women — much of which was filmed within the boundaries of the White Earth Indian Reservation — could begin making the rounds on the international film festival circuit in the very near future.


“Native Silence,” produced by the non-profit organization 3 Generations, is nearing completion.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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