Columbus Day Legacy
Columbus Day Legacy explores the quintessential American issues of free speech and ethnic pride against the backdrop of the ongoing Columbus Day parade controversy in Denver, Colorado. Navajo filmmaker Bennie Klain takes viewers into this very personal yet very public conflict, asking tough questions about identity and history in America.
Program Length: 27 minutes
Production Staff: Director: Bennie Klain (Navajo); Producer: Leighton C. Peterson Production Company: Trickster Films
The Website for Columbus Day Legacy
Educational Resources: Viewer Discussion Guide
Public Broadcast Release: March 2011