Submit your film to festival

Oyate

Synopsis: 

OYATE is an observational nonfiction feature film about life on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota. It follows two families on Pine Ridge as they go about their daily activities over the course of a single summer. They attend rodeos, shoot clay pigeons, and participate in pow wows. Family members get married, have children, and celebrate the 4th of July. All the while, the difficult, often intractable realities of modern reservation life threaten to encroach upon them.

Runtime: 
01:13:00
Information for the Audience: 

Directors: Dan Girmus
Writers:
Producers: Dan Girmus
Key cast:

Categories:

Information for theatres: 

Student project: No
Completion date: 06/09/2016
Shooting format: HDV
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
Film color: Color
First-time filmmaker: No

Total votes: 686

Subtitles: