Lance Gumbs at the Shinnecock Pow Wow
Beyond the Films

November 15, 2019

For Tribal Communities, Battle Over Land Is Nothing New

Independent Lens in Beyond the Films

By Jordan Dresser Sometimes, two people can look out of the same window and see two very different things.  This outlook sprang to my mind while watching Treva Wurmfeld’s Conscience…...

Shinnecock Tribal trustee Lance Gumps at the US Open

November 14, 2019

In Opulent Hamptons Filmmaker Asks, Whose Land Is it Anyway?

Craig Phillips in Interviews

Treva Wurmfeld was named one Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Independent Film a few years back and made her mark first with her festival award-winning film Shepard and Dark about…...

Decade of Fire, kids skating in the Bronx 1970s

October 02, 2019

Independent Lens Brings New Stories into Your Neighborhood for Fall Season

Independent Lens in Announcements

This season, from fall to spring, Independent Lens presents a new group of award-winning films that will thrust viewers into the heart of conversations across America. We'd like to introduce you to…...