Five Alaska Natives confront historic and contemporary traumas in a stunning landscape as dramatic as its stories.
In a rural New York community — where peace and beauty are an illusions — two families make sense of the tragedies they face.
- Premiere Date
- September 1, 1998
- 60 minutes
- Funding Initiative
- Open Call
In this rural New York community, peace and beauty are only an illusion. Two families hauntingly reveal the good and awful truths of their lives, as they try to make sense of the stress, strain, and tragedies they face. Cayutaville is a place people would assume embodies traditional truths and values — but in actual fact it aches with the complexities of today.