Recent News



HOLY MAN: THE USA vs DOUGLAS WHITE selected to be part of the International Documentary Association’s DocuWeeks 2012 showcase!

The film will have an Academy Award-qualifying theatrical run for one week in New York City (Aug 10-16) and one week in Los Angeles (Aug 17-23).

For tickets, show times, and more information:

European Premiere

HOLY MAN has its European premiere at the Madeira Film Festival in Madeira, Portugal, May 2-6, 2012.



Feature Article In Indian Country Today magazine

Journalist Heather Steinberger’s feature article on the making of HOLY MAN: THE USA vs DOUGLAS WHITE, March, 2012.

Santa Barbara Screening

HOLY MAN screens as part of Red Nation Film Festival On the Road with Russell Means and Red Hand Drum Group, February, 2012.



HOLY MAN wins Best Film and Best Cinematography Awards  

HOLY MAN wins honors at 14th Annual Native American Indian Film and Video Festival in Columbia, South Carolina on November 30, 2011.



HOLY MAN on the Radio

Filmmakers interviewed by Raven Redbone, KAOS Radio’s “Make No Bones About It” show, November 13, 2011.


HOLY MAN wins Best Documentary and Best Director Awards

HOLY MAN takes home two honors at the Red Nation Film Festival Gala Awards Ceremony. Director-Producer Jennifer Jessum and Writer-Producer Simon Joseph with Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient Russell Means.



San Francisco Premiere

HOLY MAN San Francisco premiere at the 36th annual American Indian Film Festival, November. 6, 2011.


Los Angeles Premiere

HOLY MAN has its Los Angeles premiere at the Red Nation Film Festival, November 2, 2011. Photos



HOLY MAN in the News

Filmmakers interviewed by ABC News’ George Pennacchio at the Red Nation Film Festival in Los Angeles, November 2, 2011.


HOLY MAN on Television

Filmmakers interviewed by Tony Brave for the “Woglakapi Show,” Oglala Lakota College, Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, October 24, 2011.


HOLY MAN in Indian Country

HOLY MAN premieres on the Pine Ridge, Rosebud, and Cheyenne River Reservations, October, 2011. Photos.


HOLY MAN World Premiere

HOLY MAN has its World Premiere at the 27th annual Boston Film Festival, September 17, 2011. Photos.


HOLY MAN on First Voices Indigenous Radio

Tiokasin Ghosthorse interviews filmmakers for his New York City-based radio program, September 2011.




London-based agency Space Triangle selects HOLY MAN for independent film poster art collaboration, September, 2011.