Prophecy & Pollution
80 minutes / All ages / 2011 / United States of America / Average:
Indigenous peoples resist exploitation, destruction, and death from oil and mining corporations.
In this trilogy, part one is the documentary AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A HOPI (9 minutes, 1978) showing peaceful pueblo agricultural life.
Part two is an abbreviated EARTH SPIRIT docudrama (35 minutes, 2007) showing pueblo people following their ancient prophecy to protect the Earth, and so they resist exploitation by oil and mining interests. In part three, the documentary with animated narrative PROPHECY & POLLUTION (36 minutes, 2011), oil & mining corporations fulfill the prophecy by bringing destruction and death to indigenous peoples.