Dawnland: A Documentary about Cultural Survival and Stolen Children

(2018, dir. Adam Mazo and Ben Pender-Cudlip) 86 minutes. Upstander Project. DVD and Blu-ray. Available from https://upstanderproject.org/dawnland. CC.
Gripping testimonies from Native Americans and the first U.S. government-endorsed truth and reconciliation commission, as they seek facts and healing following decades of white assimilationist child welfare policies, tribal disintegration, and family separation within the territory of the Wabanaki Confederacy in Maine.


Awards Won

Title Year
Notable Films for Adults
Notable Films for Adults is a list of 15 outstanding programs released on video within the past two years and suitable for all libraries serving adults.
2020 - Winner(s)