In Focus Women Sexism and Race @ Native Women in FILM Festival
Cementing the Indigenous image in the forefront as we lead up to the Oscars. Screening themost talked about documentaries of the year. From the executive producer Benicio del Toro "The Rise & Fall of the Brown Buffalo’ http://nativewomeninfilm.com/festival-schedule-2/ How do we continue to push the industry to be inclusive and create and celebrate films that are driven by Native women, people of color? As the 90th Academy Awards approaches, Native Women In FILM brings together Native women, people of color, and the men who support us. The Power of Inclusion. *In Focus Conversation Series Speakers include:* Phillip Rodriguez, “The Rise & Fall of the Brown Buffalo” Lydia Lopez, “First Chicana to serve on a grand jury, served as president of the United Neighborhood Organization Gloria Arellanes, “Minister of correspondence and finance in the Brown Berets, coordinated the East Los Angeles Free Clinic She also helped found “Las Adelitas de AztlÃ¡n,” an all-female anti-war group. Anahi Bustillos, “Actress The Rise & Fall of the Brown Buffalo” Steve Newcomb, “The Doctrine of Discovery” Joanelle Romero, “Actress, AMPAS member, director, producer and founder of NWIF” … *** Benitio del Toro has been known to show up at our Festival. *Tuesday, February 27* 6pm – Red is Green Carpet Arrivals/Doors Open, 7:00pm to 9:00pm Film Program/runtime 135 mins, In Focus Panel Begins 9:00pm Laemmle Ahrya Fine Arts Theatre 8556 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA Parking available on street. *CLICK HERE http://nativewomeninfilm.com/tickets-2018/ *to reserve your ticket! Cost $7.00 This event is co-sponsored by FilmL.A. Inc, SagIndie, Honest Engine Films and Red Nation Television Network *Copyright © 2018 Native Women In FILM, All rights reserved.
Native Women in Film & Television is presented by Red Nation Film Festival and is a program of Red Nation Celebration Institute since 2003, and expanded and became its own Film Festival in 2014. Native Women in FILM is held during the week of the Oscars.
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