About the film
The Last of His Tribe
Release Date: March 28, 1992
|Slogan||:||«The Spirit of a great warrior can never die.»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Western, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||HBO Films, River City Productions Inc.|
|Producers||:||Judith Holstra, Barbara Bloom, Robert Lovenheim, John Levoff, Vicki Niemi|
The story of Ishi, the last survivor of the Yahi Indians of California. Befriended by an Anthropologist (Jon Voight) who is able to speak Ishi's language, he is a gold mine of information about his tribe's way of life. A doctor (David Ogden Stiers) broadens Ishi's horizons and is another friend in a largely unfriendly world.