From the award-winning PBS series American Experience comes We Shall Remain, a provocative, multi-media project that establishes Native history as an essential part of U.S. history. Unprecedented collaborations between Native and non-Native filmmakers place Indian voices at the heart of five heartbreaking yet inspiring stories.
From KUED comes a powerful five-part-series on the five American Indian Tribes of the Great Basin Region we now know as Utah
Read the Project Description to learn more about the most ambitious project KUED has ever undertaken with in broadcast, web and new media, mentoring program, educational curriculum and events with more than 20 community partners.
KUED has been selected as a national pilot station to develop a comprehensive community-wide outreach project in conjunction with the national PBS series, We Shall Remain, scheduled for broadcast in Spring, 2009. KUED has formed a community coalition of more than 20 partners that has led to the development of a large-scale, multi-media series of productions, exhibits, film series, lectures, discussions and educational programs.
- Provide Utah’s American Indian population with a voice and create avenues for that voice to be heard.
- Increase understanding and awareness among the general population and policymakers of American Indians in Utah, their history, culture, and current issues.
- Ensure long-term access to We Shall Remain programs and educational resources for Utah citizens and particularly for young people, through the state’s public libraries and schools.