Incident at Oglala

Film. By Michael Apted. Narrated by Robert Redford. 1992. 90 minutes.
Documentary about the conviction of Native American activist Leonard Peltier.

Time Periods: 20th Century
Themes: Native American

This dramatic documentary exposes the U.S. government’s desperate attempts to convict Leonard Peltier of the murder of two FBI agents on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota on June 26, 1975. Highly recommended for high-school classes.

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