Chief Washakie: His Life and Times (2010)
Movie: Chief Washakie: His Life and Times
- Director: James Goodman
- Stars: James Goodman
- Release Date: May 21, 2010
- Run Time: 29 min
- Genre: Documentary, Biography, History, Western
Chief Washakie lived through the period of the great western migration in America. From the time of Lewis and Clarke until 1900 he guided his Shoshone Nation as a man of peace. He was a true hero of the great American west who remained peaceful even when mistreated by the government. Hi story is told through the art of J K Ralston, famous western artist whose paintings depict Washakie\’s life from birth to death. The original story of Washakie\’s life was researched by Harold Del Monte of Lander,WY and adapted for film and original music.