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Scene and Heard Film Series in January

Join us for our monthly Scene and Heard Film Series this month we will be screening, Ohiyesa: The Soul of an Indian.

There will be a discussion after the film about Charles Eastman with ASU American Indian Studies Associate Professor Dr. David Martinez (Gila River Pima), author of Dakota Philosopher: Charles Eastman and American Indian Thought.

About Ohiyesa: The Soul of an Indian

This documentary follows Kate Beane, a young Dakota woman, as she examines the extraordinary life of her celebrated relative, Charles Eastman (Ohiyesa). Biography and journey come together as Kate traces Eastman’s path—from traditional Dakota boyhood, through education at Dartmouth College, and in later roles as physician, author, lecturer, and Native American advocate.

Runtime 57 minutes.


The Scene and Heard Film Series is generously funded by:
Flinn Foundation
Movie poster for Ohiyesa: The Soul of an Indian. Showing vintage photograph of Charles Eastman. Young woman standing outdoors holding a photograph of Charles Eastman.

Event Details

Saturday, January 11
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Cost: Free

Steele Auditorium

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