Project Description

The Sixth World is a FUTURESTATES film set in the future: Navajo Astronaut Tazbah Redhouse is a pilot on the first spaceship sent to colonize Mars. But a mysterious dream the night before her departure indicates there may be more to her mission than she understands.

Starring Jeneda Benally, Luis Lopez Aldana and Roger Willie. Directed and Written by Nanobah Becker. Produced by Ken Kristensen. Co-Production of ITVS.

FUTURESTATES is part of PBS’s Independent Lens, an Emmy Award-winning television series showcasing independent documentaries made by ITVS-funded filmmakers. In FUTURESTATES, veteran and emerging filmmakers transform complex social issues into visions of our world in the decades to come.