Voices of the First Peoples Film Series premieres September 16

Charlotte Cote and Daniel Hart

Voices of the First Peoples showcases films created by American Indian filmmakers, many of them produced through the Native Voices program at the University of Washington, as well as other award-winning PBS films. The films explore themes of identity, survival, racism and exploitation, children, history, community, and activism, opening a window into First People's issues, culture and history. The series is hosted by UW Department of American Indian Studies Professors Charlotte Cote' and Daniel Hart.

Premieres Sunday, September 16, 7 p.m., UWTV.