‘The American Buffalo’ traces fall and rise of a ‘sacred relationship’

BY: - October 17, 2023

In a sweeping two-part, four-hour film, master documentary filmmaker Ken Burns tells the story of the near-extinction and Indigenous-fueled return of the American buffalo, an animal that transcends mere existence and rises to spiritual being for Native communities. Premiering on PBS on Oct. 16-17, the series, “The American Buffalo,” takes viewers on a journey through […]