Dawnland

This documentary goes behind the scenes as the Maine Wabanaki-State Welfare Truth & Reconciliation Commission examines Maine’s child welfare practices regarding removing Wabanaki children from their homes and placing them into foster care. The first official truth and reconciliation commission for Native Americans in the United States, the commission charts a new course for state and tribal relations.

Year: 

2017

Total CPB Investment: 

$80,432

Made Possible by CPB's Investment: 

Adam Mazo
Boston, MA
TVPRG - VMM
$80,432

Topics: 

Diversity