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Native Film Series: Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World

Native Film Series: <i>Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World</i>
Tuesday, April 17th, 6:30pm
Clingman Education Gallery

The Briscoe Western Art Museum’s 3rd Annual Native Film Series showcases a selection of thought-provoking documentaries that feature original and diverse indigenous stories. All were directed, written, produced by, and/or star Native Americans. Dr. Dustin Tahmahkera (Comanche Nation), Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at Austin, curated the series and will lead a discussion following each screening.

 Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World (2017/103 minutes/NR)

Rumble examines the deep and overlooked influence of Native Americans on popular music by highlighting iconic musicians like Link Wray, Buffy Sainte-Marie, and more. The film shows how these pioneering indigenous musicians helped shape music history and pop culture.



Photo by Bruce Steinberg courtesy / Kino Lorber.

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