Filmed in Minnesota, New Adventure Film Features Native Cast

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown August 9th, 2017 Last Updated on: August 9th, 2017

There's some familiar faces in this movie that looks like fun for the whole family!

Kid West is a family-friendly adventure that follows “a young spitfire cowgirl, and her coolheaded Native American friend, as they race a gang of neighborhood bullies to find a mysterious treasure supposedly having mystical powers.”

Filmed on location in Minnesota, the cast features Atquetzali Quiroz as Angie (the Native friend), pow wow dancer turned actor Larry Yazzie as Jeremiah, Indigenous TV host Stacey Thunder as the “TV Reporter” and Ajuawak Kapashesit as the “Park Ranger”.

Atquetzali Quiroz as Angie

Larry Yazzie as Jeremiah

Ajuawak Kapashesit as the “Park Ranger”

Stacey Thunder as the “TV Reporter”

Official Trailer:

Meet the cast:

The movie will be on Amazon Video this month, so check https://www.facebook.com/KidWestMovie/ for more details on how to watch!

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Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.

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