Sacred Stick

Sacred Stick

Fri, 04/12/2013 - 6:00pm
Image still from the opening sequence of Sacred Stick
Photo by Jim Parish, Dean Thomas, & Daivd Ames

This film explores the history and culture of the game of lacrosse interwined with the Iroquois Nationals and their journey to the 2007 World Indoor Lacrosse Championships. Much more than just a Native American ball and stick game, lacrosse is a cultural window into Native American communities and their historical relationship with each other and the dominant culture. Sacred Stick airs Friday, April 12, 2013 at 6 p.m. on WXXI World (DT21.2/cable 524).

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