Festival Schedule

Laura Guzman (Stockbridge Munsee/Mexican); Photo property of FNFVF Inc.SPRING 2017 First Nations Film and Video Festival:

Tuesday, May 2: Opening Program! Claudia Cassidy Theater
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL
5pm – 7pm
Rhymes for Young Ghouls (1:28:00) – Rated R (For audiences 18+)
Jane and the Wolf (9:45)

Wednesday, May 3: The University of Wisconsin
Student Center Cinema
900 Wood Road
Parkside, Kenosha, WI,
7:00pm – 9:00pm
Rhymes for Young Ghouls (1:28:00) – Rated R (For audience 18+)
Jane and the Wolf (9:45)

Thursday, May 4: Mitchell Museum,
3001 Central Avenue
Evanston, IL
6pm – 7:30pm

Sparrow Hawk – 15:00
Native Snaglines – 4:52
Written in my Blood – 3:02
Gripped – 7:28
Empire State – 5:03
Konãgxeka: the Maxakali Flood – 12:50
Water is Life – 4:37
I Am Thy Weapon – 11:25
Jane & the Wolf – 9:45 – Featured Short Film!
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:14:02

Friday, May 5: DePaul University
College of Computing & Digital Media, Room 708
243 S. Wabash Ave.
Chicago, IL
4:00 – 6:00pm

THE WINEMAKER – 5:01
ZiLLA Z. DooGiN – So So What – 2:21
Written in my Blood – 3:02
Native Snaglines – 04:52
Scoot Life – 3:03
Hearthless – 4:00
Gripped – 7:28
Empire State – 05:03
I Am Thy Weapon – 11:25
ôtênaw – 40:00
Konãgxeka: the Maxakali Flood – 12:50
Water is Life – 4:37
Jane & the Wolf – 9:45
Total Program Time: 1:53:27

Saturday, May 6: School of the Art Institute
112 S. Wabash Ave, MC 1307
Chicago, IL
6:00pm

Native Snaglines – 04:52
Written in my Blood – 3:02
Gripped – 07:28
Empire State – 05:03
Mi Familia 2: Class Order Family Tribe – 26:06
Hearthless – 04:00
I Am Thy Weapon – 11:25
Konãgxeka: the Maxakali Flood – 12:50
Water is Life – 4:37
Jane & the Wolf – 09:45 – FEATURED SHORT FILM!
TOTAL PROGRAM: 1:29:08

Sunday: Claudia Cassidy Theater
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL
5pm – 7pm
Native Snaglines – 4:52
Scoot Life – 3:03
Gripped – 7:28
Empire State – 5:03
Hearthless – 4:00
ôtênaw – 40:00
Water is Life – 4:37
Jane & the Wolf – 9:45
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:18:47

Tuesday, May 9: University of Illinois Chicago (UIC)
Rafael Cintron-Ortiz Latino Cultural Center, UIC
803 S. Morgan St, Chicago, Illinois 60607
12:00n – 2:00pm

Native Snaglines – 4:52
Scoot Life – 3:03
Written in my Blood – 3:02
Hearthless – 4:00
Gripped – 7:28
Empire State – 5:03
ôtênaw – 40:00
Konãgxeka: the Maxakali Flood – 12:50
Water is Life – 4:37
Jane & the Wolf – 9:45 – FEATURED SHORT FILM!
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME – 1:34:40

Wednesday May 10: The Beverly Arts Center
2407 W. 111th St, Chicago, IL 60655
7:30pm

RHYMES FOR YOUNG GHOULS – 1:28:00 Rated R (For Audiences 18+)
JANE & THE WOLF – 9:45
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME – 1:37:45

FEATURED “FEATURE” FILM

RHYMES FOR YOUNG GHOULS (1:28:00)
Director: Jeff Barnaby (Miq’maq)
RATED R ( For Audiences 18+)

SPRING 2017 SHORT FILMS PROGRAM

Jane & the Wolf (9:45) FEATURED SHORT FILM!
Director: Nadine Arpin (Métis)

Water is Life (4:37)
Director: Joseph Erb (Cherokee Nation)

Mi Familia 2: Class Order Family Tribe (26:04)
Director: Rob Fatal (Southern Plains Ute, Jirillica Apache)

Native Snaglines (4:52)
Directors: Howard Adler & Charlotte Hoelke Anishinaabe (Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation, Canada)

Written In My Blood (3:02)
Director: Steven Davies (Coast Salish-Snuneymuxw)

THE WINEMAKER (5:01)
Director: Narsiesse Paul (Adams Lake Indian Band)

ZiLLA Z. DooGiN – So So What (OFFICIAL VIDEO) (2:21)
Director: Zee Mathis (Cherokee Descent)

Sparrow Hawk (15:00)
Director: Roger Slagle (Paiute)

ôtênaw (40:00)
Director: Conor McNally (Métis)

Gripped (7:28)
Director: Terry Jones (Seneca Nation of Indians)

Empire State (5:03)
Directors: Terry Jones (Seneca Nation of Indians), Govind Deecee

Hearthless (4:00)
Directors: Jeremy Dennis (Shinnecock and Hassanamisco-Nipmuc)

Konãgxeka: the Maxakali Flood (12:50)
Directors: Charles Bicalho and Isael Maxakali (Maxakali Barzailian)

I Am Thy Weapon (11:25)
Directed/Written by: Razelle Benally (Oglala Lakota/Diné)

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