The Bears on Pine Ridge
Documentary | 39 min | 2021 | HD
The Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (in South Dakota) declares a State of Emergency when youth suicide rates reach the highest levels in the country. A respected female elder leads the Oglala Sioux Tribe’s only suicide prevention team, while mentoring a group of suicide-survivor teenagers to find their voice, encouraging them to bring hope and awareness to the reservation.
Directed by: Noel Bass
Featuring: Tiny DeCory, Eileen Janis, and The Bear Program.
Audio language: English
Subtitles language: English
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