The Los Angeles Times »
“The Brothers Smith, Sundance, and Winter in the Blood” by Kenneth Turan.

The Missoulian »
Winter in the Blood’ reimagined: Work of renowned Native writer will become movie.


National Public Radio »
Filmmakers Alex & Andrew Smith discuss the film and the novel’s author, James Welch.

Montana Public Radio »
The Write Question on MTPR: Featuring Alex Smith, Andrew Smith, and Ken White.

National Native News »
An interview with the directors discussing the Hi-line and the heritage in the film.

Online publications
Winter in the Blood World Premiere at Los Angeles Film Festival. Full lineup information here at

LA Review of Books
“Digging Up the Winter: A Collage about the Making of a Film” by Michael Peck.

Los Angeles Times Blog »
Remaking a Masterpiece – Brothers scout Montana’s Hi-Line for film based on Winter in the Blood – by Kenneth Turan.

The Buffalo Post »
Reimagining Winter in the Blood.

LA Film Festival (June 24, 2013) “Los Angeles Film Festival Movie Review: ‘Winter in the Blood’” By Gig Patta

Indian Country Today (June 24, 2013) “’Winter in the Blood,’ a Review by Sonny Skyhawk (June 24, 2013) “LA Film Fest Reviews: Winter in the Blood & You’re Next” By Jacob Tishler (June 23, 2013) “LA Film Fest 2013 Review: WINTER IN THE BLOOD Captures The True Western Spirit” By Dylan Sharp

The Script Lab (June 23, 2013) “Winter in the Blood: LAFF 2013” By Meredith Alloway (June 23, 2013) “LA Film Fest 2013 – ‘Final Day Reviews’” By Jason Coleman

Below the Line News (June 21, 2013) “Directing Duo Alex and Andrew Smith Rely on Community to Create Winter in the Blood” By Mary Ann Skewes

The Hollywood Reporter (June 19, 2013) “Winter in the Blood: LAFF Review” By David Rooney (June 19, 2013) “L.A. Film Fest ’13 Interview: Alex and Andrew Smith on Warming Up to “Winter in the Blood” Stephen Saito (June 18, 2013) “2013 LAFF: Winter In The Blood (**½)” By Tiffany Chai (June 18, 2013) “THE BEST OF THE LOS ANGELES FILM FESTIVAL (SO FAR)” By Carlos Aguilar (June 17, 2013) “L.A. Film Fest Review: ‘Winter In The Blood’” By Katie Walsh

LA Daily News (June 19, 2013) “’Winter in the Blood’ and ‘Drug War’: LAFF Picks of the Day for Wednesday, June 19, 2013” By Bob Strauss

LA Times (June 14, 2013) “L.A. Film Fest: ‘Winter in the Blood’ depicts life on reservation” By Dana Ferguson,0,7705231.story

LA Times (June 12, 2013) “Montana offers cash grants to lure more movie, TV shoots” By Richard Verrier,0,5973936.story

Variety (June 15, 2013) “‘Winter in the Blood’ Makes Splash at Los Angeles Film Festival” By Dave McNary

Yahoo! Movies (June 15, 2013) ‘Winter in the Blood’ Makes Splash at Los Angeles Film Festival” By Dave McNary

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