Reel Injun is an enlightening documentary about the way Indigenous people have been depicted in film from the silent era to the present day.
Director Neil Diamond takes the audience on a trip through time to explore the history of the “Hollywood Indian” and offers a refreshing, candid and personal analysis, tracing how these cinematic images have shaped and influenced the understanding of Indigenous culture and history.
“Impeccably well researched and crafted, Reel Injun neatly walks the line in balancing entertainment and education.” — Todd Brown, Twitch Film
"I learned so much about the depiction of indigenous people in cinema - choc full of history, film clips, interviews - you have to see this movie." —Stephanie
Jeremiah Hayes, Neil Diamond, Catherine Bainbridge
Christina Fon, Linda Ludwick, Catherine Bainbridge
Neil Diamond is from Quebec.