Celebrating Native American heritage, family, and the importance of cultural roots, The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw arrives on DVD on July20th from Indican Pictures. Starring Morningstar Angeline (Drunktown's Finest), the heartwarming comedic drama, made up of an entirely Native American cast, also features Ajuawak Kapashesit ("Outlander"), Andrew Martin (Fire Song), and Billy Merasty (It Chapter Two).
Full of big dreams, Mitzi Bearclaw (Angeline) is a 25-year-old indigenous woman living in downtown Toronto who is focused on designing intricate, beautiful hats that can change the world. When she receives a letter from her father informing her that her mother is ill, Mitzi decides to put her plans on hold and move back to her isolated reservation in southwestern Canada to look after her family. While there, she faces old enemies and unresolved relationships, including a mother who was never supportive and an old rivalry with someone from her childhood. To move forward, Mitzi must confront her small-town drama and discover what truly matters most.
In a comedic style that follows the lives of modern-day Native Americans, The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw is a Cult Critic Movie Awards winner from director Shelley Niro (Kissed by Lightning). Run Time: 96 minutes