Presented by the Native American and Indigenous Students’ Group at NYU. Co-sponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, NYU Center for Multicultural Education and Programs, Native Studies Forum, Culture & Media Program, La Herencia Latina, NYU Liberal Studies, NYU Division of Libraries, and Nā ʻŌiwi NYC.
Join the NYU Native American and Indigenous Students’ group for the Fourth Annual Native + Indigenous Film Festival at NYU. The festival celebrates, honors, and showcases Indigenous filmmakers and stories. All screenings are free and open to the public, and will be followed by in-person or virtual remarks from the filmmakers.
Friday, November 17, 3:30 – 7:30 p.m.
at the NYU Production Lab, 16 Washington Place
3:30 p.m. Introductions
4:00 p.m. RISE: Hawaiian Sovereignty (44:05 min) followed by a video response from RISE director and series producer Michelle Latimer (Algonquin/Métis) and featured artist Lākea Trask (Kānaka Maoli)
5:00 p.m. Kū Kanaka (30 min.) followed by a discussion with director Marlene Booth
5:45 p.m. Reception
6:15 p.m. Mele Murals (66 min.) followed by a video response from director Tad Nakamura and executive producer Keoni Lee
Saturday, November 18, 2:00 – 7:00 p.m.
at the NYU Department of Social and Cultural Analysis, 20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor
2:00 p.m. Introductions
2:30 p.m. Selections from Video in the Villages introduced by Angela Careño
4:00 p.m. Break
4:30 p.m. Osage Language – Invisible Nations (8:12 min.)
5:00 p.m. Indigenous Artist Spotlight: Amanda Spotted Fawn Strong (films include Mia, Hipster Headdress, and Four Faces of the Moon)
6:30 p.m. Reception
Photo courtesy of Evan Loney.