Pow Wow Highway
Pow Wow Highway (1989)

A. Martinez and Gary Farmer play a couple of contemporary Native Americans in the sociological drama Powwow Highway. Martinez, a longtime Indian rights activist, hitches a ride with his old pal Farmer while the latter is taking a… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: November 23, 2004
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James Sanford

Martinez gives a solid, thoroughly credible performance, but it's Farmer who makes the movie truly special; look at his half-amused/half-offended reaction to a TV commercial featuring a car dealer wearing a feathered headdress and whooping it up.

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Randy Tippy
I don't mind 'message films' but I don't care for ones that repeatedly beat you about the head and shoulders with preachy, cliched… More
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John Ballantine
Great road trip movie made all the more interesting with the fact that it is a Native self discovery road trip movie. Great for the native study canon.
Donna Dawson
Pretty funny and awesome native movie!!! and Best of all is I got to meet GARY FARMER! ;) Great movie with lots of humor on Natives. :)