Two spirits
DVD
2009
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Examines the role of two-spirit people in the Navajo culture in the context of the story of a gay youth named Fred Martinez. Martinez was a nádleehí or a male-bodied person with a feminine essence, who was murdered in a hate crime at the age of sixteen. Discusses the traditional Native American perspective on gender and sexuality and the need for a balanced interrelationship between the feminine and masculine.

Item Details
Subjects:
Gay youth -- Crimes against -- Colorado.
Hate crimes -- Colorado.
Indian gays -- Crimes against -- Colorado.
Martinez, Fred, 1985-2001.
Navajo Indians -- Sexual behavior.
Navajo Indians -- Social life and customs.
Sex role.
Transgender people -- Identity.
Two-spirit people.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.
Other Authors:
Cinema Guild, film distributor.
Just Media (Firm), production company.
Martin, Russell, 1952- producer, screenwriter.
Nibley, Lydia, director, producer, screenwriter.
Riding the Tiger (Firm), production company.
Say Yes Quickly Productions, production company.
Description:
1 videodisc (54 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
E.
Canadian Home Video Rating: Not rated.
Notes:
DVD release of the 2009 motion picture.
Title from container.
Editor, Darrin Navarro ; director of photography, David A. Armstrong ; music, Juantio Becenti, Anthony Wakeman & Mr. Soon, David J. Reyes.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; surrround sound, stereo.
For private home use only.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
2368
Link to PAC
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