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Film: Bury My Heart with Tonawanda

Memorial Art Gallery
Thursday, June 27, 2013
7:00 PM

"Bury My Heart with Tonawanda" (2013). This historical film tells the story of boy with Downs Syndrome who is rejected by his own family but accepted by the Tonawanda Seneca Nation. The film teaches us about Seneca culture, beliefs and myths and challenges our historical stereotypes about Native Americans. (68 mins.)

This Rochester premiere is cosponsored by MAG and the Friends of Ganondagon. Free admission is made possible by Strong's Center for Developmental Disabilities.

See the trailer