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Title Te Ata [videorecording] / a Chickasaw Nation production ; produced by Paul Sirmons ; screenplay by Esther Luttrell ; directed by Nathan Frankowski.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Kino Lorber, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    TEA    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical surround Dolby digital 5.1 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen, 2.25:1 aspect ratio, 16x9 presentation; Dolby Digital, 5.1 surround.
Language English dialogue; closed-captioned.
Cast Q'orianka Kilcher, Gil Birmingham, Graham Greene, Mackenzie Astin, Brigid Brannagh, Cindy Pickett.
Credits Music by Bryan E. Miller ; cinematographer, Ben Huddleston.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic elements including a brief violent image.
Summary It is based on the inspiring true story of Mary Thompson Fisher, a woman who traversed cultural barriers to become one of the greatest Native American performers of all time. Born in Indian Territory, and raise on the songs and stories of her Chickasaw culture, Te Ata's journey to find her true calling led her through isolation, discovery, love and a stage career that culminated in performances for a United States president, European royalty and audiences across the world.
Note Bonus features: behind-the-scenes footage; "Toward the rising sun"; music video; trailer.
Subject Ata, Te -- Drama.
Chickasaw Indians -- Drama.
Indian women -- North America -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Sirmons, Paul, film producer.
Luttrell, Esther, screenwriter.
Frankowski, Nathan, film director.
Kilcher, Q'Orianka, actor.
Birmingham, Gil, actor.
Greene, Graham, 1952- actor.
Astin, Mackenzie, 1973- actor.
Chickasaw Nation (Firm), production company.
Kino Lorber, Inc, publisher.
Note Subtitle on container: Bearer of the morning
ISBN 9786317081734
Standard No. 738329224943
Music No. K22494 Kino Lorber

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