A whimsical and humorous documentary that captures the spirit of Irish Americans. OUR IRISH COUSINS is an exploration of the Irish American experience.
When you hear the phrase “Native American music” you may not think of tubas, trumpets and Sousa marches. Yet this rich musical tradition has been a part of Native American culture for over one hundred years.
Yurumein recounts the painful past of the Caribs on St. Vincent in the Caribbean– their fierce resistance for hundreds of years against European colonial powers, the extermination of many of their ancestors at the hands of the British, the decimation of the culture that remained on St. Vincent, and their exile to Central America where much of that culture survived, even thrived.