I am perhaps irrationally attached to the Indians' cause - back in grade school, I loved the Indians and hated the White Man. I gave myself an Indian name.
Read "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee," by Dee Brown.
One small chapter of that book deals with the subject of this movie, the Nez Perce flight through Idaho and Montana to escape inevitable extermination by the U.S. Army.
Chief Joseph made his famous remark at his inevitable surrender, as did Chief Logan, long before, in Ohio. I have been to see the Logan Elm in Ohio - it no longer exists:
"One day a party of Indians was camping at the mouth of Yellow Creek. Some white men were camping…