Mountain Meadows Massacre descendants tell the story of the tragedy as clips from the film illustrate their narrative.
The lure of a wealthy wagon train, the Mormon leadership's decision to kill the emigrants, and the 150-year cover-up.
A Closer Look at September Dawn
Go behind the sc... ( more ) Added: May 15, 2007 A Closer Look at September Dawn
Go behind the scenes with the cast, filmmakers and victims' descendants as they discuss the massacre and the making of the film.
September Dawn: THE TRUTH about the Mountain Meadows Massacre, and interview of Will Bagley, a western historian and author of the "BLOOD OF THE PHOPHETS" PURCHASE DVD HERE
THE JOURNEY - The journey from Arkansas , the emigrants' relief at finding a safe place to rest, and the Mormons' growing suspicion of outsiders. (Massacre Descendants- Phil Bolinger, Patty Norris, Scott Fancher, Harley Fancher, Cheri Baker Walker) PURCHASE DVD HERE
THE UNTOLD STORY
The Untold Story - The detailed Mormon planning of the murders — how they deceived the emigrants, duped the Paiutes into participating and carried out the executions. (Massacre Descendants- Phil Bolinger, Patty Norris, Scott Fancher, Harley Fancher, Cheri Baker Walker) PURCHASE DVD HERE
SEPTEMBER DAWN: Jon Voight on his role
John Voight on Bishop Samuelson's ability to fan his people's paranoia and incite them to follow their leaders' order to massacre the emigrants. PURCHASE DVD HERE
SEPTEMBER DAWN: Terence Stamp as Brigham Young
Terence Stamp on his portrayal of Brigham Young as a man who truly believed he was doing God's work. PURCHASE DVD HERE
SEPTEMBER DAWN: Trent Ford as Jonathan
Trent Ford on the powerful forces shaping Jonathan Samuelson — his love for Emily, his struggle with his forceful father, and the bond with his brother.