Rhonda Kara Hanah has
always had a drive to understand the roots of the modern world. Her
search has revealed unacknowledged history, as well as some surprising
truths about contemporary institutions.
formed Magic Arrow Productions as a vehicle for the stories that need to
be heard, to travel far, and penetrate hearts. Her work is an effort
to restore honor to the ancient and aims to heal our common past.
She is producer/director of the award winning “Sleeping Children
Awake." Shot in 1991 and televised in 1992, Sleeping Children Awake was
one of the first feature length documentary videos to outline the
history of the Residential School System and its impact on generations
of First Nations people.
Rhonda worked on the tv
series “Distant Voices” which featured intimate portraits of the
pioneers of the north, including the late Richard Lyons. She was
cinematographer for MTV’s first rockumentary “Power of the North”, which
examined the clash of Native and Western cultures over the James Bay
On her journey, Rhonda
has had the great privilege of meeting with visionaries, healers, and
remarkable Elders such as Ed Mcgaa, Art Solomon, Maria Linklater,and
Wallace Black Elk.
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