More Than A Word

Examining the issues of Native American-based sports mascots and the Washington Redskins.
About The Film

What is More Than A Word about?

More Than A Word seeks to examine the issues surrounding Native American themed sports names and mascots, most notably that of the Washington Redskins.

We have partnered with Media Education Foundation for the film’s release and distribution and it will be available in September.

Video

The Filmmakers

Brothers, John Little and Kenn Little, are both natives of Denver, CO and enrolled members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North Dakota.

Kenn Little is a graphic designer and filmmaker currently residing in Kansas City, MO. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design and New Media through Full Sail University. He has experience in print design, typography, digital design, music and video. He has filmed and edited several music videos and short films.

John Little is currently a PhD student at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN. He recently completed his Master's Degree in History at The University of South Dakota in Vermillion, SD. His Thesis was on the Lakota and the Vietnam War.

Kenn

Cinematography, Editing, Writing

John

Research, Writing

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