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Series

Chickasaw Leaders & Legacies

1 Season • 1 Episode
A series of historical and contemporary video biographies about the men and women who have left an indelible stamp on the Chickasaw Nation.

Our History Is World History

4 Seasons • 15 Episodes
Stories of the Chickasaw Nation, early America and the Age of Exploration are woven together to reveal a shared narrative.

Feature Films

1 Season • 1 Episode
Explore the compelling narrative feature films created by Chickasaw Nation Productions.

Chickasaw Heritage Series

2 Seasons • 2 Episodes
This documentary series explores the outstanding lives and events that marked the history of the Chickasaw Nation.

Winter Fire

2 Seasons • 7 Episodes
Winter Fire is a documentary series sharing stories related to Chickasaw history, culture, people and present-day tribal issues.

Elders Speak

1 Season • 2 Episodes
"Elders Speak" explores the sharing of stories across generations in an intimate fireside setting.

Episodes

Tishomingo: The Historic Chickasaw National Capitol

S5 • E2
The Historic Chickasaw National Capitol in Tishomingo stands as a symbol of the Chickasaw Nation's fight for tribal identity and independence.

Tribal Councils: Benjamin Franklin's Framework for Democracy

S5 • E1
Tribal council houses provided Benjamin Franklin and the newly independent United States a successful model of representative democracy.

Back in the Day

S2 • E1
On the grounds of Kullihoma around a crackling fire, Chickasaw grandparents share stories from their lives with their grandchildren.

Chickasaw Explorers 2018

S2 • E3
See the life-changing journey to the Homeland that bonded ten Chickasaw students together and strengthened the connection to their ancestors.

Clans to Constitutions

S2 • E2
From the ancient clan system to modern constitutions, the Chickasaws have always valued sovereignty and self-governance through customs or laws.

Ethnobotany

S2 • E1
See the story of the ancient Chickasaws' versatile use of plant life in the Homeland and Indian Territory.

Veterans

S1 • E4
Chickasaw elders recount their experiences serving their country during wartime.

Pearl

S1 • E1
Experience the early days of Chickasaw stunt pilot Pearl Carter Scott and see her wrestle to decide between family and adventure.

Pearl Carter Scott: On Top of the World

S1 • E1
Pearl Carter Scott lived a pathbreaking life as a stunt pilot, which she gave up in order to serve her family and community.

First Encounter

S2 • E2
Witness the Chickasaws' first contact with European explorers, in the person of conquistador Hernando de Soto.

Matriarchs

S1 • E3
Six elders talk about the Chickasaw past and the women who served as their role models.

Cyrus Harris

S1 • E2
Cyrus Harris emerged as a leader amidst the move to Indian Territory and became the first Governor of the Chickasaw Nation.

Arrival In Indian Territory—Fort Washita

S1 • E4
Challenges encountered in Indian Territory by the newly relocated Chickasaws led to the construction of Fort Washita.

Traditional Medicine

S1 • E3
Learn about the ancient methods of traditional Chickasaw healers—and the contemporary seekers after their vanishing knowledge.

Mike Larsen Portraits

S1 • E2
Four elders discuss their life experiences and their depiction in a series of elder portraits by acclaimed Chickasaw artist Mike Larsen.

Elders Speak Premiere

S1 • E1
We honor our elders for their knowledge, wisdom, history and experience. In an intimate fireside setting, hear their priceless stories.

Treaty of Hopewell: A Broken Promise

S2 • E4
The Treaty of Hopewell was our first treaty with the U.S.

Chickasaws as Guardians of the Valley

S3 • E1
From the early 18th century until the Revolutionary War, Chickasaw warriors served a unique role as frontier guardsmen.