Mark Ruffalo, Sarah Eagle Heart Co-producing Film on Present-Day Fight for Black Hills

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Actor Mark Ruffalo and actress/author/activist and Emmy Award-winner Sarah Eagle Heart are partnering with documentary film studio XTR as executive producers on the new ‘Lakota Nation vs. The United States’ documentary film. (Photos via Wikipedia, Facebook) BY NATIVE NEWS ONLINE STAFF   SEPTEMBER 21, 2021

LOS ANGELES — Documentary film studioXTRannounced on Tuesday it is makingLakota Nation vs. the United States, a feature-length documentary chronicling the Lakota Indians’ present-day quest to reclaim the Black Hills.

XTR is partnering with actor Mark Ruffalo and actress/author/activist and Emmy Award-winner Sarah Eagle Heart (Oglala Sioux)  as executive producers on the documentary. Oglala Sioux Jesse Short Bull is directing the documentary alongside Laura Tomaselli. Benjamin Hedin is producing. 

The Black Hills are considered sacred to the Lakota people, who say the land was stolen in violation of treaty agreements.

The film, which is currently in production, is the first documentary to…

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