Tantoo Cardinal

Tantoo Cardinal

Highest Rated: 100% Falls Around Her (2018)

Lowest Rated: 17% Death Hunt (1981)

Birthday: Jul 20, 1950

Birthplace: McMurray, Alberta, Canada

TriviaShe is "métis," the French cognate of Spanish "mestizo," indicating a person of mixed American Aboriginal and European ancestry (usually an Algonquian ethnic group and a Celtic or/and French ethnic group). Cardinal is Cree and French.In 1993 she received an honorary degree from the University of Rochester.Daughter with husband John Lawlor, Riel. She was named after Louis Riel, the Métis father of Manitoba (which originated as a quasi-independent Métis nation, of which Riel was the first and only president).Other children, Cheynne and CliffordWas member of the dramatic jury at the Sundance Film Festival in 1994.

Highest Rated Movies



82% The Grizzlies Actor 2020
No Score Yet Red Snow Grandmother Ruth 2019
100% Falls Around Her Actor 2018
33% Through Black Spruce Mary-Lou 2018
88% Wind River Alice Crowheart $33.8M 2017
No Score Yet Crying Earth Rise Up Actor 2015
No Score Yet From Above Venus 2014
No Score Yet Down Here Stella 2014
No Score Yet Maïna Tekahera 2013
86% Eden The Nurse 2013
No Score Yet Chasing Shakespeare Actor 2012
No Score Yet Mothers&Daughters Celine Boucher 2009
No Score Yet Dear Prudence Rose Vigil 2008
No Score Yet Mom, Dad and Her Heather 2008
No Score Yet Older Than America Auntie Apple 2008
No Score Yet Luna: Spirit of the Whale Gloria Maquinna 2007
No Score Yet The Spirit of Sacajawea Actor 2007
No Score Yet Unnatural and Accidental Aunt Shadie/Rita 2006
No Score Yet The Road to Christmas Sioux Woman 2006
No Score Yet The Art of Paul Kane Actor 2006
No Score Yet From Field to Studio: The Art of Paul Kane Narrator 2006
No Score Yet Thief of Time Irene Musket 2004
No Score Yet Until the Violence Stops Actor 2003
No Score Yet Edge of Madness Ruth 2002
No Score Yet The Lost Child Aunt Mary 2000
No Score Yet Postmark Paradise Reenie 2000
No Score Yet Navigating the Heart Mary 2000
No Score Yet In the Light of Reverence Actor 2000
67% The Hi-Line SInging Bird 1999
No Score Yet Heartwood Violet Boucher 1998
83% Smoke Signals Arlene Joseph 1998
No Score Yet Big Bear Actor 1998
59% The Education of Little Tree Granma 1997
No Score Yet Grand Avenue Actor 1996
No Score Yet Tecumseh: The Last Warrior Turtle Mother 1995
58% Legends of the Fall Pet 1994
No Score Yet Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee Emily Moore 1994
100% Where the Rivers Flow North Bangor 1994
38% Silent Tongue Silent Tongue 1994
No Score Yet Sioux City Dawn Rainfeather 1994
No Score Yet Spirit Rider Marilyn 1993
No Score Yet Mustard Bath Sister Amantha 1993
No Score Yet By Way of the Stars Francoise 1992
No Score Yet Lightning Field (The Lightning Incident) Vivian 1991
92% Black Robe Chomina's Wife 1991
83% Dances With Wolves Black Shawl 1990
100% Candy Mountain Annie 1988
No Score Yet Loyalties Rosanne Ladouceur 1987
No Score Yet Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge Little Doe 1987
17% Death Hunt Indian Woman 1981


92% Stumptown
Sue Lynn Blackbird 2020
85% Godless
Iyovi 2017
No Score Yet POV
Voice Narrator 2001
No Score Yet Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
Snow Bird 1995
No Score Yet MythQuest


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