Wes Studi – American Film Institute
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HEAT (1995) – AFI Movie Club

Directed by Michael Mann and featuring an all-star ensemble cast that includes Val Kilmer, Jon Voight, Tim Sizemore, Wes Studi, Diane Venora and two AFI Life Achievement Award honorees – Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, facing off – HEAT (1995) explores the relationships between the cops and robbers involved in a deadly Los Angeles...
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AFI Movie Club: An Exclusive Conversation With Director Chris Eyre on Native American Identity in the Movies

In honor of Native American Heritage Day, AFI Movie Club hosts an exclusive conversation on Native American identity in the movies with award-winning director and producer Chris Eyre and AFI Conservatory Fellows. Eyre – a member of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Nations – made his theatrical directing debut with SMOKE SIGNALS, which was selected…