The Medicine People

Keepers of the Sacred Traditions of Pipemakers

1995, 38:00 minutes, colour, English


the Medicine People delves deep into the Native American Spirit world. It features exclusive interviews with powerful medicine people and sacred spiritual places that have never been filmed before and are likely to not be filmed again. From the preparing of the Sacred Sweat Lodge to a tour of the actual location of the annual Sundance Ceremony, this video offers a rare insight into Native American sacred belief and how they relate to the spirit world.

This video was filmed on location at Madeline Island on Lake Superior, the place where the Creator, Gitchi Manitou first granted the medicine people, the power to walk in both worlds... the spirit world and the world of man.

Directed by: Tom Miles, George Hoffman

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