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9 INDIGENOUS-MADE FILMS TO PREMIERE AT THE SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL

RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked The World / Canada (Executive Producer: Tim Johnson, Mohawk)  This powerful documentary about the role of Native Americans in contemporary music history—featuring some of the greatest music stars of our time—exposes a critical missing chapter, revealing how Indigenous musicians helped shape the soundtracks of our lives and, through their contributions,… Continue reading 9 INDIGENOUS-MADE FILMS TO PREMIERE AT THE SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL

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my hero Robert Redford on sundance and more

Democracy Now! broadcasts from Park City, Utah, home of the Sundance Film Festival, the nation’s largest festival for independent cinema. Today, we spend the hour with Robert Redford. He’s well known as an actor, but part and parcel of who he is is an activist. He took his success and leveraged it to promote his real… Continue reading my hero Robert Redford on sundance and more

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“Beasts Of The Southern Wild” Official Trailer (sundance film fest)

http://filmguide.sundance.org/film/120048/beasts_of_the_southern_wild DIRECTOR: Benh Zeitlin SCREENWRITERS: Lucy Alibar, Benh Zeitlin U.S.A., 2011, 91 min, color, Hushpuppy, an intrepid six-year-old girl, lives with her father, Wink, in "the Bathtub," a southern Delta community at the edge of the world. Wink's tough love prepares her for the unraveling of the universe; for a time when he's no longer… Continue reading “Beasts Of The Southern Wild” Official Trailer (sundance film fest)

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Meet Sterlin Harjo

Native filmmaker speaks about career to cHEROKEE pHOENIX TESINA JACKSON, Reporter TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – Native American filmmaker Sterlin Harjo spoke April 10 at Northeastern State University’s 40th annual Symposium on the American Indian about what it’s like to be in the film business. “It wasn’t until I started getting into American independent film and foreign… Continue reading Meet Sterlin Harjo

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Sundance: Supporting Native Filmmakers

Click here for story: http://colorlines.com/archives/2012/01/sundances_native_filmmakers.html   I am a follower of all things Sundance... one of these years, I will attend...Lara