Directed by Roy Bigcrane and Thompson Smith, the documentary, The Place of the Falling Waters, tells the history of the Flathead Indian Reservation from the perspective of the Indian people who live there. The story relates the complex and volatile relationship between the people of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and a major hydroelectric dam situated within the Flathead Indian Reservation. The documentary is presented in three 30-minute parts.
The Place of the Falling Waters: 10/17/14 @ SKC!
In exactly one year, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes will make history, by becoming the sole owner...
At the website for Energy Keepers, the tribal-owned corporation managing acquisition of Kerr Dam for the...Saturday, September 5, Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Chairman Vernon Finley announced the new name...Two Native American tribes in Montana have taken over ownership of a dam after a late legal challenge that...Tribal corporation transfers funds to purchase Kerr Dam Energy Keepers, Inc....I have the good fortune of being Tribal Council chairman during the long-awaited Sept. 5 date when the...Brian Lipscomb, CEO of Energy Keepers, Inc. discusses the impacts of PPL Montana's sale of the Kerr Project to...Sept. 5 is a much-anticipated day for members of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes around the...The state Public Service Commission today approved NorthWestern Energy’s $870 million purchase of 11...A major question asked by tribal members and the general public regarding the Confederated Salish and Kootenai...Tens of thousands of days – a lifetime’s worth – will stretch between two historic moments on the Flathead...Directed by Roy Bigcrane and Thompson Smith, the documentary, The Place of the Falling Waters, tells the...In 1939 there was a ceremony dedicating, and publicly naming, the Kerr Project (named after Frank Kerr, then...Last August, a tour of the Kerr Project included several Tribal Elders, interested community members and...A lawsuit seeking to block Saturday’s transfer of Kerr Dam to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes...Once again bigotry has raised its ugly head in the Flathead with the filing of a last-minute lawsuit by a...Operations Update A monthly report of project operations and Flathead Lake Levels Se̓liš...