Bury My Heart with Tonawanda (2013) Movie

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Production Company
Espocinema [us]

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Release Date
(USA) - 2013

Running Time

Where finding hope and courage became possible in the most unlikely place

down-syndrome, native-american,

Technical Support
RAT:1.78 : 1

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Full Cast

  1. Abrams, Lonnie as [Water drum singer]
  2. Abrams, Terry as [Seneca mourner]
  3. Abrams, Wayne as [Narrator]
  4. Andrusz, Daniel as [Wagon driver]
  5. Armstrong, Fred (I) as [Inn patron 1]
  6. Bastine, Michael as [Seneca Speaker]
  7. Blum, Stephen as [John Harrison]
  8. Brown, Dave (LXIV) as [Inn patron 2]
  9. Clark, Chris (XXXVIII) as [BIA agent]
  10. Conklin, Jesse as [Fredrick Harrison]
  11. Devlin, Christopher (III) as [Caleb]
  12. Eberhardt, Race as [Kyle]
  13. Esposito, Adrian as [BIA agent]
  14. Fitzgerald, Scott W. as [Brent]
  15. Frank, Jack (II) as [infant John Harrison]
  16. Gregorio, Joel (II) as [Doctor]
  17. Grovanz, Christopher as [Tim]
  18. Hill, Dan (III) as [Ely S. Parker]
  19. Hill, Roger (XII) as [Seneca Chief]
  20. Hill, Trace as [child Chief Red Skye spirit]
  21. Huff, Janine as [Clan mother]
  22. Jacobs, Jamie (III) as [Commanda]
  23. Jamieson, Stuart as [Chief Seneca elder]
  24. Jonathan, Kervin as [Seneca Chief]
  25. Jonathan, Mahlon as [Jacob]
  26. Logan, Breneman as [Seneca elder]
  27. Logan, Clayton as [Chief Red Skye]
  28. Logan, Grandell as [Seneca child]
  29. Logan, James (XI) as [Chief Porcupine animated]
  30. Logan, Nelson Byron as [Hono animated]
  31. Logan, Scott (III) as [Uncle animated]
  32. Lucas, Donald (III) as [BIA agent]
  33. Main, Stan as [Henry]
  34. Mancarella, Peter as [Michael]
  35. Neatrour, Eric as [Kent]
  36. Parker, Gary (XXXVII) as [Jemison Tall Oak]
  37. Parker, Jaden as [Crying Seneca boy]
  38. Percy, Colvin as [Younger John Harrison]
  39. Powless, Kendrick as [young Chief Red Skye spirit]
  40. Reuben, Craig as [Seneca Father]
  41. Rice, Michael (XIII) as [Young John Harrison]
  42. Skidmore, Lance as [Tom]
  43. Skye, Warren as [Grandfather]
  44. Snead, Robert Djed as [Thomas]
  45. Sundown, Gary as [Jay Tall Oak]
  46. Toepper, Jim as [Farmer, dinner guest]
  47. Wilkins, Cody P. as [Jason]
  48. Wilkins, Craig as [Inn keeper]
  49. Austin, Kelly (II) as [Henry's Wife]
  50. Holly, Magelene Moore as [Diana]
  51. Jonathan, Brittnee Hallett as [Seneca women]
  52. Jonathan, Evelyn as [Clan mother]
  53. Kurvits, Christine as [Down syndrome mourner]
  54. La Fleur, Margaret as [Inn patron 3]
  55. Logan, Elsie Hallett as [Grandaughter]
  56. Logan, Linda (III) as [Grandmother Bear animiated]
  57. Mancarella, Eva as [Girl on bench]
  58. Mancarella, Wendy as [Mother]
  59. Mettler-Kitcho, Lisa as [Susan]
  60. Oshlag, Rachel as [Mary Harrison]
  61. Parker, Valerie (X) as [Seneca women]
  62. Reitter, Ronnie as [Winona]


  1. Drama

Full Plot

A historical film, Bury My Heart with Tonawanda tells the story of boy with Downs Syndrome who is rejected by his own family but accepted by the Tonawanda Seneca Nation. The film teaches us about Seneca culture, beliefs and myths and challenges our historical stereotypes about Native Americans. Adrian Esposito Plot not found

Total Business

BT: USD 30,000

Movie Certificate

Not Rated (USA)

Music Composers

  1. Centrone, John


  1. Marini, Thom

Film Editors

  1. Esposito, Adrian

Shooting/Filming Locations

  1. Brockport, New York, USA
  2. Genesee Country Village & Museum - 1410 Flint Hill Road, Mumford, New York, USA