Te Ata – Trailer

The Chickasaw Nation and PALADIN Present…

“Te Ata”

Opening in Theaters in New York and Los Angeles on October 13, 2017 and in Additional Cities Nationwide

Directed by:

Nathan Frankowski (Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed, To Write Love on Her Arms)


Q’orianka Kilcher (The New World; National Board of Review winner for Breakthrough Performance by an Actress), Graham Greene (Dances with Wolves, Green Mile, Wind River), Gil Birmingham ( Hell or High Water, Wind River,The Twilight Saga), Mackenzie Astin (“Scandal”, “The Magicians”), Brigid Brannagh (“Army Wives”), Cindy Pickett (Ferris Bueller’s Day Off)

Te Ata (TAY’ AH-TAH) is based on the inspiring, true story of Mary Thompson Fisher, a woman who traversed cultural barriers to become one of the greatest Native American performers of all time. Born in Indian Territory, and raised on the songs and stories of her Chickasaw culture, Te Ata’s journey to find her true calling led her through isolation, discovery, love and a stage career that culminated in performances for a United States president, European royalty and audiences across the world. Yet of all the stories she shared, none are more inspiring than her own.

RT: 105 Minutes


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About Shari K. Green

Shari became fascinated by films when at the age of seven she saw a movie being made in front of her house. As a teenager she immersed herself in the culture of film working on stage and then became a cinephile, working in a video store. Since then she expanded into film criticism writing for the last eight years and she has now written, directed and produced several short films and is currently working on a feature film project with her production company, Good Stew Productions, which she created with a few of her friends. Her favorite movies are “The Big Chill” and “Lonely Boy” and she enjoys watching Woody Allen films above all others.

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