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 Phil Lucas

Phil Lucas

Birth
Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Death 4 Feb 2007 (aged 65)
Bellevue, King County, Washington, USA
Burial Redmond, King County, Washington, USA
Plot Eternity
Memorial ID 17876040 · View Source
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Film Maker. For four decades, he was known as one of the foremost Native American filmmakers. Himself a Choctaw Indian, he produced or directed more than 100 television shows, films, documentaries and consulted on how to accurately portray Native Americans. Among his works was the 1980 PBS series "Images of Indians," co-produced the early 1990s film "The Broken Chain" and filmed the docudrama "Honour of All" about a real-life Canadian Indians. He also starred in films and on television shows such as "Northern Exposure" and "MacGyver." In 1994, he won an Emmy Award for co-directing "The Native Americans" on TBS. He also received the Taos Mountain Award in 1999 and won the Best Public Service Award at the 2002 American Indian Film Festival. He died from complications after heart surgery.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 10 Feb 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17876040
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Phil Lucas (15 Jan 1942–4 Feb 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17876040, citing Cedar Lawns Memorial Park, Redmond, King County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .