Bad River

Grant Hill (owner of the Atlanta Hawks), Allison Abner (writer for Narcos/West Wing) and award-winning filmmaker, Mary Mazzio, are producing a new project narrated by Quannah Chasinghorse and Academy Award nominee, Edward Norton, about the Wisconsin-based Bad River Band and the Band’s ongoing fight for sovereignty, which unfolds through a series of shocking revelations, devastating losses, and a powerful legacy of defiance and resilience. The film brings us through the epic sweep of history into the present, with a modern-day David and Goliath battle about a 70-year-old pipeline on the verge of a catastrophic oil rupture into Lake Superior, the largest freshwater resource in America. As Eldred Corbine, a Bad River Tribal Elder says in the film… “we gotta protect it… die for it, if we have to.”

Executive producer Mato Wayuhi (Reservation Dogs) wrote several hip-hop tracks for the film; Grammy-winning producer, Shep Crawford (producer/writer for Whitney Houston, Tamia, Luther Vandross, Gladys Knight, Boyz II Men) wrote and produced an original score; Executive Producer Taylor Hensel (Reservation Dogs, Reciprocity Project), worked on both the story and strategy for the project; Alec Sokolow (Toy Story) worked closely with Abner and Mazzio on all aspects of the narrative, and Bad River students created original artwork for the animation team at PunkRobot, an Academy Award winning shop (Bear Story).

Good Trouble on the Bad River


Directed by Mary Mazzio


Mary Mazzio


Allison Abner, Grant Hill, Mary Mazzio


Mary Mazzio, Alec Sokolow

Director of Photography

Joe Grasso

Executive Producer

Grant Hill, Quannah Chasinghorse, Mato Wayuhi, Arthur M Blank, Mike Ahearn, Marcy McCall MacBain, Bill Hudson, Bryan White, Christine White, Bill McNabb, Katie McNabb, Bruce Herring, Tricia Herring, Sue Wagner, Alec Sokolow, Taylor Hensel, Victor Lopez-Carmen


Sold Out Screening

Ticket Holders
your name will be at ‘Will Call’


Thursday, March 7

Screening: 7:45PM

Q&A with Filmmaker
Mary Mazzio

AMC The Grove 14

189 The Grove Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90036


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