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American Cowboys is a documentary about Jackson Sundown, who was the first Native American to win the World Saddle Bronc Championship at the 1916 Pendleton Round-Up. George Fletcher, an African American, competed in the controversial Saddle Bronc finals for the World Title at the 1911 Pendleton Round-Up. Sundown and Fletcher were two legendary cowboys who the color barriers in the rodeo arena at the turn of the 20th Century. Narrated by “Academy Award” Winner William Hurt. DVD INCLUDES: 47 Minute Version. 26 Minute Version. 1911 Round-Up Film Footage (Silent)
Written, Produced and Directed by Cedric and Tania Wildbill. Photographs Courtesy of Matt Johnson, Howdyshell Photos. Best Actor. Kiss of the Spider Woman 1986 “Academy Awards” 1998 Wildbill Productions. All Rights Reserved.