WE ARE HERE: Bear River People vs. Centennial Dam

John Marlow | 2018 | 16 min.

2019 Official Selection

IN PERSON: John Marlow (Filmmaker)

The Nisenan people are the Native Americans who have called the Bear River home for countless generations. The atrocities and land grabs continue to this day. Nevada Irrigation District (NID) is now trying to take and desecrate their homeland and ancestral burial grounds underneath Centennial Dam. Should we flood Native American graves to sell drinking water?

 

More information: www.BearRiver.earth   |   www.damwatchdog.org