Native Village Youth and Education News
April 1, 2009 Issue 196 Volume 4
Black Hills horses debut on Japanese television
Hot Springs, S.D. - This month, the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary will be featured on NHK Japan Public Broadcasting. The documentary will feature the Indigenous tribes, wild horses and bison of the Great Northern Plains.
NHK Enterprises produces programs in documentary, TV drama, entertainment, cartoon, and culture genres, as well as Japanese-language versions of overseas programs. NHK Enterprises is a subsidiary of NHK, Japanís largest public broadcaster. NHK also broadcasts internationally.
Cooperating with the NHK filmmakers was Studio West Management, http://www.studiowestmanagement.com/.
The Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary is the largest private non-profit wild horse sanctuary in North America and has been in operation since 1988. It is home to over 500 wild mustangs. The Sanctuaryís locations have been featured in film and documentary projects including HIDALGO (Disney), CRAZY HORSE (TNT), COMANCHE WARRIOR (History Channel) and INTO THE WILD (Paramount/Vantage Films.)