Hečhetu Welo (That is All) poster

Hečhetu Welo (That is All)

Description: Héčhetu Welo is all that Lakota artist Dwayne Wilcox has to say. Learn about the beginnings, early life, and inspiration Dwayne experienced growing up on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota before his success as a visual artist.

Filmmaker: Anna Robins

Status: Streaming – View it now

Release Date: November 26, 2019

Awards / Mentions / Screenings

  • Best Documentary Short – Independent Talents International Film Festival (December, 2018)
  • Best South Dakota Short Documentary – South Dakota Film Festival (2019)
  • Official Selection – Shining Mountains Film Festival (2019)
  • Official Selection – Native POP: People of the Plains Film Showcase (2019)
  • Official Selection – Indigenous Film Festival (2019)
  • Finalist – Highway 61 Film Festival (2019)
  • Semi-Finalist – Los Angeles Cinefest (2018)


  • A Film by Anna Robins
  • Featuring Dwayne Wilcox
  • Portrait Photography by Jim Storm
  • Drone Footage by William C Bonner
  • Air force Base Photograph taken by Donald Knetchtel
  • Small Town Photograph taken by SS114
  • Wanblee Photograph taken by Rachel Harris
  • Music by Anna Robins
  • Title Translation by Peter Hill
  • Special Thanks to: Racing Magpie, Red Cloud Heritage Center, Cecily Engelhart, Derek Olson, Ryan Brewer