Haudenosaunee Lacrosse Documentary
Haudenosaunee Lacrosse Documentary Released
Follows Iroquois Nationals Team
A new documentary, Spirit Game: Pride of a Nation, celebrates the history and tradition of lacrosse through the Haudenosaunee and the Iroquois Nationals lacrosse team.
The documentary talked with Nationals players who played at the 2014 World Lacrosse Championships and the 2015 World Indoor Lacrosse Championships, held on the Onondaga Nation and in Syracuse, New York.
The sport is a tradition of the Haudenosaunee, developed as early as the 1100s, and the documentary uses it in relation to current issues of the people and to promote the game.