Spring 2018 FNFVF Programs!

COMFORT STATION – 7:30-9:30PM, WEDNESDAY 5/2
Innu Nikamu: resist and sing 1:32:00
Sun and the Great Frog 0:04:37
The Importance of Dreaming 0:10:39
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME 1:47:16

MITCHELL MUSEUM – 6:00-7:30PM, THURSDAY 5/3
Reclamation 0:03:44
Forgotten 0:06:15
Joe 0:05:31
secret of the bigfoot tribe 0:06:02
Generations 0:07:19
Gathered Places: An Indian Documentary Film 0:18:58
Ode to the Nine 0:02:42
Shirtnami 0:02:30
Sun and the Great Frog 0:04:37
The Importance of Dreaming 0:10:39
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:08:17

DEPAUL UNIVERSITY CDM – 4:00-6:00PM, FRIDAY 5/4
Viva Diva 0:15:00
Paradise Lost 0:05:29
Generations 0:07:19
Exulansis 0:01:52
We Only Went Out at Night 0:04:00
“C & J Forever…” 0:06:37
Joe 0:05:31
secret of the bigfoot tribe 0:06:02
Forgotten 0:06:15
Shirtnami 0:02:30
Ode to the Nine 0:02:42
Refraction 0:06:25
The Spider 0:07:12
Ghost Cop 0:09:00
The Importance of Dreaming 0:10:39
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:36:33

CITLALIN GALLERY & THEATER – 3:00-5:00pm, SATURDAY 5/5
Reclamation 0:03:44
Paradise Lost 0:05:29
Stand up 0:18:00
Generations 0:07:19
Viva Diva 0:15:00
We Only Went Out at Night 0:04:00
Exulansis 0:01:52
Refraction 0:06:25
Forgotten 0:06:15
Gathered Places: An Indian Documentary Film 0:18:58
Ode to the Nine 0:02:42
The Importance of Dreaming 0:10:39
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:40:23

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY – 7:00-9:00PM, SATURDAY 5/5
“C & J Forever…” 0:06:37
Forgotten 0:06:15
Refraction 0:06:25
Ghost Cop 0:09:00
The Spider 0:07:12
The Importance of Dreaming 0:10:39
Shirtnami 0:02:30
Generations 0:07:19
The Mayors of Shiprock 0:50:00
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:45:57

SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE – SUNDAY 5/6
TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON!

AMERICAN INDIAN CENTER – 7:00-9:00pm, MONDAY 5/7
Shirtnami 0:02:30
Ghost Cop 0:09:00
Ode to the Nine 0:02:42
Red Hand 1:20:00
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:34:12

WILSON ABBEY – 7:00-9:00PM, TUESDAY 5/8
Forget Winnetou! Going Beyond Native Stereotypes in Germany 1:05:00
The Mayors of Shiprock 0:50:00
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:55:00

BEVERLY ARTS CENTER – 7:30-9:30PM, WEDNESDAY 5/9
Hard Working Man: The Music and Miracles of Danny Brooks 1:42:29
The Importance of Dreaming 0:10:39
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:53:08

LOZANO LIBRARY – 5:30-7:30PM, THURSDAY 5/10
The Spider 0:07:12
Ghost Cop 0:09:00
The Smudging 1:34:32
TOTAL PROGRAM TIME: 1:50:44

We hope to see you there!

VENUES of the Spring 2018 FNFVF!

We are pleased to announce the Spring FNFVF at various venues across Chicago:

Wednesday, May 2: Comfort Station, 7:30pm

Thursday, May 3: Mitchell Museum, 6pm

Friday, May 4: DePaul University CDM, 4:00pm

Saturday, May 5: Citlalin Gallery, 3p,
Northwestern University, 7pm

Sunday, May 6: School of the Art Institute (tentative)

Monday, May 7:American Indian Center, 7pm

Tuesday, May 8: Wilson Abbey, 7pm

Wednesday, May 9: Beverly Arts Center, 7:30pm

Thursday May 10: Lozano Branch Library 5:30pm

Stay tuned for the list of films!

We hope are are able to join us! Thank you for your years of support!

Spring 2016: FNFVF Programs

SPRING 2016 First Nations Film and Video Festival:


Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:00pm
University of Wisconsin Parkside, Kenosha, WI
We Make Stories Out of Totem Poles by Sean Stiller (8:09)

OUR CHURCH by Mark Williams (1:09:00)

OTHER Written and Directed by Rodrick Pocowatchit (5:00)

TOTAL RUNTIME: 1 hour, 24 minutes

Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 8:00pm
Comfort Station, Logan Square
Hickey Gone Wrong by jay cardinal villeneuve (7:25)

She Wrestles, She Wrestled, She Will Wrestle by Chris Garcia (2:25)

Blackkiss: Live at The Viper Room by Derrick LaMere (34:42)

The Wild Party – Part 2 – Burrs by Chris Garcia    (4:58)

Violet by Mark Williams (44:38)

The Wild Party – Part 1: Queenie by Chris Garcia (2:28) WARNING: CONTAINS MATURE CONTENT!

We Make Stories Out of Totem Poles by Sean Stiller (8:09)

TOTAL RUNTIME – 1 hour, 46 min.

Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6:00pm (TBC)
Wilson Abbey, Uptown
The 7th Wave by Derrick LaMere (40:00)

They Called Her Sam by Mosha Folger (22:20)

Spirit of the Bluebird by Xstine Cook (5:45)

katatjanik utippalianinga (The Return of Throat Singing) by Jenn Brown (7:00)

Clouds of Autumn by Trevor Mack (14:49)

We Make Stories Out of Totem Poles by Sean Stiller (8:09)

TOTAL RUN TIME: 1 hour, 38 min.

Friday, May 6, 2016, 4:00pm – 7:00pm
DePaul University SCDM, Loop Campus
Handcrafted Hopedale by Jenn Brown (5:33)

katatjanik utippalianinga (The Return of Throat Singing) by Jenn Brown (7:00)

Hickey Gone Wrong by jay cardinal villeneuve (7:25)

Mîkiwâm ~ from the streets to the bush by jay cardinal villeneuve (15:15)

Spirit of the Bluebird by Xstine Cook (5:45)

The 7th Wave by Derrick LaMere (40:00)

Adzaa Doo Ats’a – The Lady and the Eagle by Brian Young (5:00)

Clouds of Autumn by Trevor Mack (14:49)

Smithsonian NMAI Artist Leadership Program: Sarah Elisabeth Sawyer by Lynda Kay Sawyer (6:20)

OTHER Written and Directed by Rodrick Pocowatchit (5:00)

They Called Her Sam by Mosha Folger (22:20)

We Make Stories Out of Totem Poles by Sean Stiller (8:09)

TOTAL – 2 hour, 33 min.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 7:00pm
Northwestern University, Evanston
The Intruders by Gigi Bannister (12:18)

They Called Her Sam by Mosha Folger (22:20)

OUR CHURCH by Mark Williams (1:09:00)

OTHER Written and Directed by Rodrick Pocowatchit (5:00)

TOTAL RUNTIME: 1, hour 49 min.

May 12, 2016, 6:00pm (TBC)
Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, Evanston
OTHER Written and Directed by Rodrick Pocowatchit (5:00)

The 7th Wave by Derrick LaMere (40:00)

Clouds of Autumn by Trevor Mack (14:49)

They Called Her Sam by Mosha Folger (22:20)

Spirit of the Bluebird by Xstine Cook (5:45)

We Make Stories Out of Totem Poles by Sean Stiller (8:09)

Handcrafted Hopedale by Jenn Brown (5:33)

katatjanik utippalianinga (The Return of Throat Singing) by Jenn Brown (7:00)

TOTAL RUNTIME: 1 hour, 49 minutes

 

CHECK OUT OUR “FESTIVAL SCHEDULE” PAGE FOR FILM DESCRIPTIONS
THE PROGRAMS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.