Close message

Welcome to Kanopy

Brought to you by Redwood City Public Library

Not your library? Find it now
Hunting In Wartime
To start watching

Hunting In Wartime
The Struggle of Native American Veterans in Alaska

Show More

People who watched this also watched

Comments (5)

Anonymous picture
Corey

Beautiful film! The Tlingit vets were so articulate in expressing all the challenges they faced during and after the War, including the most basic one: how to make sense of having taken another person’s life? A unique perspective on what it was like to serve. Even though it deals with a lot ...Read more

Anonymous picture
Samantha Farinella

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments, Corey. I am so grateful you saw the uplifting moments in the film.
I know it can be quite heavy, but these men are truly remarkable in their resilience.
I look up to them and the way they live their life. I really appreciate you ...Read more

Anonymous picture
Paul

Powerful film. I really appreciated the brutal honesty of the men who shared their stories against the backdrop of this very special indigenous community.

Anonymous picture
Samantha Farinella

Hey Paul, thanks so much for your comments. I was able to spend a lot of time with these wonderful men over a six year period so really got to know them as friends. The community was very generous with me and I made sure they were part of the filmmaking process. I traveled to Hoonah on ...Read more

Anonymous picture
Samantha Farinella

Howard Zinn and his belief in preserving people's history beyond the ruling class has had a profound effect on me. It is important to see all sides of a particular historical event to truly grasp its meaning.

Because the Tlingit community passes their history down through verbal ...Read more