Tagged: Native

Electric Hoop with Arik Pipestem

Electric Hoop with Arik Pipestem

In “Electric Hoop”, a documentary short by Ashley Bomberry and Mohsen Nazeri, the unexpectedly unique Erik “Arik” Pipestem describes his process of exploration on story telling through hoop dance. Fusing several traditional Native American pow wow...

Mending The Sacred Hoop: The Movie

Mending The Sacred Hoop: The Movie

Mending The Sacred Hoop is a new documentary film project that chronicles the wholesale plundering of a gentle people – and the often deadly attempt to forcefully eradicate Native traditions and culture. Yankton Sioux...

Cecil Manuel at Bioblitz on Hoop Dance

Cecil Manuel at Bioblitz on Hoop Dance

Cecil Manuel of the Cecil B. Manuel Inter-Tribal Dancers shares his cultural and spiritual knowledge with National Geographic at the recent BioBlitz in Saguaro National Park. “There are so many different stories that we...