*Culturally insensitive content.* Various Native communities perform ceremonial dances and compete in games in festivals at various locations like Tesuque Pueblo/Tetsʼúgéh Ówîngeh. Also features a Wampanoag marriage ceremony.
This film features dancers, rodeo performers, and a parade of various tribes (including Kiowa/Ka'igwu, Jemez Pueblo/Walatowa, Apache/Nde/Ndee and Zuni/A:shiwi) at the annual The Inter-Tribal Ceremonials in Gallup, New Mexico.
Edgar Perry interview on Fort Apache and Apache/Ndee history, interview with Bill O'Keene, and beginning of a Sunrise Dance/Na’íí’ee, a puberty ceremony performed by a girl accompanied by and older dancer (cont. on 2nd and 3rd videos in this series).