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The Resource The exiles, A Milestone Film release ; A Kent Mackenzie Production ; written, produced and directed by Kent Mackenzie, (videorecording)

The exiles, A Milestone Film release ; A Kent Mackenzie Production ; written, produced and directed by Kent Mackenzie, (videorecording)

Label
The exiles
Title
The exiles
Statement of responsibility
A Milestone Film release ; A Kent Mackenzie Production ; written, produced and directed by Kent Mackenzie
Title variation
Sherman Alexie and Charles Burnett present
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "[C]hronicles one night in the lives of young Native American men and women living in the Bunker Hill district of Los Angeles. Based entirely on interviews with the participants and their friends, the film follows a group of exiles -- transplants from Southwest reservations -- as they flirt, drink, party, fight, and dance"--Container
  • An account of the problems encountered by Native Americans living in urban areas and caught between two conflicting cultures, as shown by footage of 12 hours in the lives of a group living in Los Angeles
Related
Awards note
  • National Film Registry selection, 2008 (White Fawn's devotion)
  • National Society of Film Critics, Film Heritage Award, 2009.
  • National Film Registry selection, 2009 (Exiles)
Cataloging source
ECL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Erik Daarstad, Robert Kaufman and John Morrill ; editing, Kent Mackenzie ... [et al.] ; music, Anthony Hilder, The Revels, Eddie Sunrise, Robert Hafner
Dewey number
  • 305.8970979494
  • 305.897
Language note
In English
LC call number
E98.S67
LC item number
E95 2009
PerformerNote
Yvonne Williams, Homer Nish, Tommy Reynolds, Rico Rodriguez, Clifford Ray Sam, Clydean Parker, Mary Donahue
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alexie, Sherman
  • Burnett, Charles
  • Mackenzie, Kent
  • Daarstad, Erik
  • Kaufman, Robert
  • Morrill, John Arthur
  • Hilder, Anthony
  • Sunrise, Eddie
  • Hafner, Robert
  • Williams, Yvonne
  • Nish, Homer
  • Reynolds, Tommy
  • Rodriguez, Rico
  • Sam, Clifford Ray
  • Parker, Clydean
  • Donahue, Mary
  • Mendoza-Nava, Jaime
  • Wolper, David L
  • Willis, John
  • Kimble, Greg
  • Kirste, Robert
  • Andersen, Thom
  • Axmaker, Sean
  • Lipman, Ross
  • Stuart, Mel
  • Youngdeer, James
  • Lopate, Leonard
  • Revels (Musical group)
  • Milestone Film & Video
  • Oscilloscope Pictures
  • United States Information Agency
  • United Artists Television (Firm)
  • Wolper Productions
  • Churchill Films
  • Dimension Films (1962-1985)
  • University of Southern California
  • UCLA Film and Television Archive
  • National Film Preservation Foundation (U.S.)
Runtime
181
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Urban renewal
  • Gentrification
  • Rodeo performers
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Fiction films
Technique
live action
Label
The exiles, A Milestone Film release ; A Kent Mackenzie Production ; written, produced and directed by Kent Mackenzie, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released by Kent Mackenzie in 1961 as a 16 mm. motion picture
  • "Restored by the UCLA Film & Television Archives in cooperation with University of Southern California Moving Image Archive, National Film Preservation Foundation, the Mackenzie family and Milestone. Film restorationist: Ross Lipman." -- DVD credits
  • Bonus Features: Four Short Films; Clips from Thorn Anderson's masterpiece, Los Angeles Plays Itself; Commentary Track; Last Days of Angeles Flight, A Short Film; Bunker Hill: A Tale of Urban Renewal, A Short Film by Greg Kimble; WNYC's The Leonard Lopate Show with presenters Sherman Alexie and Charles Bunette
  • Special features (disc 1): 2008 theatrical trailer (3 min.); "Bunker Hill 1956" documentary featurette (18 min.); "Los Angeles plays itself" documentary featurette (3 min.); "Watching the Exiles" optional audio commentary with Sherman Alexie and Sean Axmaker; opening night at UCLA audio-only feature (52 min.)
  • Special features (disc 2): "A skill for Molina" featurette (15 min.); "Story of a rodeo cowboy" featurette (26 min.); "Ivan and his father" featurette (14 min.); "Robert Kirste's last day of angels flight" (3 min.); "Bunker Hill: a tale of urban removal" documentary featurette (23 min.); "White Fawn's devotion" first-known Indian film production (13 min.); Sherman Alexie and Sean Axmaker audio-only interview (38 min.); WNYC Leonard Lopate show with Sherman Alexie and Charles Burnett (19 min.); "Exiles" stills gallery; "Bunker Hill 1956" treatment and script PDF; "Exiles U.S.A. 1961" script PDF; "Exiles" original publicity materials and press kit PDF; "Exiles" funding proposal PDF; "Exiles" thesis PDF; "Exiles" 2009 press kit PDF; "Jug man band" script PDF; Kent Mackenzie resume PDF; "Thunderbird" and "Exiles" preliminary script PDF
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Feature (72 min.) -- Disc 2. Special features and DVD-ROM PDF files
Control code
ocn467916954
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc premiere ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (72 min.)
Isbn
9781933920085
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148010946
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
MILE00109
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)467916954
System details
  • DVD; NTSC
  • Access to DVD-ROM features requires DVD-ROM drive, and Adobe Reader software
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The exiles, A Milestone Film release ; A Kent Mackenzie Production ; written, produced and directed by Kent Mackenzie, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released by Kent Mackenzie in 1961 as a 16 mm. motion picture
  • "Restored by the UCLA Film & Television Archives in cooperation with University of Southern California Moving Image Archive, National Film Preservation Foundation, the Mackenzie family and Milestone. Film restorationist: Ross Lipman." -- DVD credits
  • Bonus Features: Four Short Films; Clips from Thorn Anderson's masterpiece, Los Angeles Plays Itself; Commentary Track; Last Days of Angeles Flight, A Short Film; Bunker Hill: A Tale of Urban Renewal, A Short Film by Greg Kimble; WNYC's The Leonard Lopate Show with presenters Sherman Alexie and Charles Bunette
  • Special features (disc 1): 2008 theatrical trailer (3 min.); "Bunker Hill 1956" documentary featurette (18 min.); "Los Angeles plays itself" documentary featurette (3 min.); "Watching the Exiles" optional audio commentary with Sherman Alexie and Sean Axmaker; opening night at UCLA audio-only feature (52 min.)
  • Special features (disc 2): "A skill for Molina" featurette (15 min.); "Story of a rodeo cowboy" featurette (26 min.); "Ivan and his father" featurette (14 min.); "Robert Kirste's last day of angels flight" (3 min.); "Bunker Hill: a tale of urban removal" documentary featurette (23 min.); "White Fawn's devotion" first-known Indian film production (13 min.); Sherman Alexie and Sean Axmaker audio-only interview (38 min.); WNYC Leonard Lopate show with Sherman Alexie and Charles Burnett (19 min.); "Exiles" stills gallery; "Bunker Hill 1956" treatment and script PDF; "Exiles U.S.A. 1961" script PDF; "Exiles" original publicity materials and press kit PDF; "Exiles" funding proposal PDF; "Exiles" thesis PDF; "Exiles" 2009 press kit PDF; "Jug man band" script PDF; Kent Mackenzie resume PDF; "Thunderbird" and "Exiles" preliminary script PDF
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Feature (72 min.) -- Disc 2. Special features and DVD-ROM PDF files
Control code
ocn467916954
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc premiere ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (72 min.)
Isbn
9781933920085
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148010946
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
MILE00109
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)467916954
System details
  • DVD; NTSC
  • Access to DVD-ROM features requires DVD-ROM drive, and Adobe Reader software
Video recording format
DVD

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