Up Heartbreak Hill – Movie

$25.00

Coming of age in the contemporary Native American world, this movie chronicles the lives and struggles of three Native American teenagers in Navajo, New Mexico. Thomas, an elite runner; Tamara, an academic superstar; and Gabby, an aspiring…

Description

Coming of age in the contemporary Native American world, this movie chronicles the lives and struggles of three Native American teenagers in Navajo, New Mexico. Thomas, an elite runner; Tamara, an academic superstar; and Gabby, an aspiring photographer, navigate their senior year at a reservation high school. Tribal elders urge members of the younger generation to leave – acquire an education or learn a trade – and return home with skills to help their people.