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Native American Film Series

2018-2019 Season

Welcome to the Augsburg Native American Film Series!   This season is full of variety and charged with energy.  Join us for film events focused on ceremony, activism, and cultural history.  We will update the site throughout the season with details and specific pages for each event.  Keep Coming Back!

 

October 8, 2018  THE EAGLE AND THE CONDOR–FROM STANDING ROCK WITH LOVE

Map of Turtle IslandThis special screening of The Eagle and The Condor–From Standing Rock with Love, a film about how and why Indigenous people are standing up against a violent extraction-culture, will air internationally on Indigenous People’s Day.  The Augsburg Native American Film Series is part of a group of 20 institutions simultaneously screening the film, virtually connecting with the filmmaker, and providing institution specific programming around this innovative project.  At Augsburg, in addition to the screening, we will highlight student, alumn, and community stories of activism and participation at Standing Rock against DAPL.  We look forward to hearing your memories of Standing Rock as part of our conversation after the film.

 

November 14, 2018 OHIYESA: THE SOUL OF AN INDIAN

Join Syd and Kate Bean for a special screening of their documentary about Charles Eastman (Ohiyesa). The film “follows Kate Beane, a young Dakota woman, as she examines the extraordinary life of her celebrated relative, Charles Eastman (Ohiyesa).” (https://www.visionmakermedia.org/films/ohiyesa-soul-indian).

 

March, date TBA, AWAKE: A DREAM FROM STANDING ROCK

“The Water Protectors at Standing Rock captured world attention through their peaceful resistance…AWAKE, A Dream from Standing Rock captures the story of Native-led defiance that forever changed the fight for clean water, our environment and the future of our planet. ” (https://awakethefilm.org)

 

April, date TBA, CELEBRATING NATIVE VOICES: SHORT FILMS BY NATIVE AMERICAN FILMMAKERS