Of History and Irony

Film Works Forum: 'We Still Live Here'
Mother and son in Anne Makepeace’s latest documentary, “We Still Live Here.”

Every American child knows the tale of the first Thanksgiving, where the Pilgrims thanked the Indians who helped them survive their first winter. But those Indians — the Wampanoag — are a strangely invisible part of the story. Where did they go? What was their fate?

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