Pure Grit is a thrilling and intimate tale of extreme bareback horse racing, young love and hope when all seems lost.
Filmed over three years, Pure Grit chronicles the life of Sharmaine, a ten time Native American bareback horse racing champion as she navigates the highs and lows of life on and off the reservation. Pure Grit is an exhilarating and deeply affecting film about life, love and the challenges of growing up on the harsh but magnificent Wind River reservation in Wyoming.
Produced by Rachel Lysaght for Underground Films in association with Frontline Films. With the support of Screen Ireland. Filmed & directed by Kim Bartley.