The tribes of the Fort Peck and Fort Belknap Indian Reservations in Montana are leaders in the conservation of wild bison in North America. THE BUFFALO PEOPLE documents the creation of a new conservation herd of wild bison on the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation in north central Montana - against all odds. Produced by High Plains Films for Defenders of Wildlife. Directed by Doug Hawes-Davis. Camera & Sound by Ken Furrow, Dru Carr and Doug Hawes-Davis. Edited by Dru Carr.