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Sounds of Life

A young Native American girl who faces feelings of isolation finds hope, and herself, through a deeper appreciation for her family and culture.
“The drum is like a heartbeat... the sound of life... it brings me hope.” –Khaloni, Sounds of Life

Film Credits

Director
  • Jeffrey Palmer
Producer
  • Becky Korman

Summary

A young Native American girl who faces feelings of isolation finds hope, and herself, through a deeper appreciation for her family and culture. KhaLoni attends a Native American alternative school where she learns about her Native roots, and finally feels at peace with herself. She shares her knowledge with younger children, to give them a better sense of who they are, and to keep her culture alive.