Anne Makepeace

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Anne Makepeace

Makepeace has been making award-winning films centering on cross-cultural themes for twenty-five years. Her most recent work, Rain in a Dry Land, premiered on PBS’s P.O.V. in 2007, and was nominated for an Emmy Award in 2008. The film screened at more than twenty-five festivals around the world, picking up six Best Documentary awards. Makepeace’s other credits as writer/producer/director include Baby, It’s You, which premiered on P.O.V. in 1998; Coming to Light for PBS’s AMERICAN MASTERS, a film about Native perspectives on Edward S. Curtis that was short-listed for an Academy Award; and Robert Capa in Love and War, for which Makepeace received a Prime Time Emmy-Award. Makepeace’s next project is a documentary about the revival of the Wampanoag language.

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Filmmakers


• Four Films on Special to Mark June Events
• 'Navajo Code Talkers' Featured on AAPB Through June 12
• Native American Perspectives on Law Enforcement
• 40 Years | 40 Films | 40 Weeks | June Films
• Upcoming Screenings
• New! Viewer Discussion Guide: We Breathe Again
• Two New Films Screen Together on the Navajo Documentary Film Tour
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Educators

Lake of Betrayal looks at the Seneca Nation’s fight to protect its sovereignty against a backdrop of a federal Indian Termination policy, pork-barrel politics, and undis