Native Shorts Program


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native_film_series_iconNative Film Series

Native Shorts Program

  • 2009-2010
  • Directed By: Multiple women directors
  • Rated Not Rated
  • Shorts Program
  • 97 Minutes
  1. Sunday, January 15, 2012 3:00 p.m.
Still image from a Native short film program

Shorts Program - Native Women

Film programmer Melissa Bisagni (Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian) will present a selection of recent short films highlighting the lives of Native women today.   These films include:

  • Apache 8, dir: Sande Zeig, 56 mins
  • In This Manner I Am, dir: Velma Craig, 2010, 5 mins
  • Savage, dir: Lisa Jackson, 2009, 6 mins
  • Danzak, dir: Gaby Yepes, 2010, 19 mins
  • Because of Who I Am, dir: Marcella Alexiz, 2011, 4 mins
  • The Cave, dir: Helen Haig-Brown, 2009, 11 mins

Melissa Bisagni from the Smithsonian Institute’s National Museum of the American Indian is scheduled to present.

(HD Cam presentation)

This program is sponsored by First Nations Educational and Cultural Center, American Indian Student Association an Indiana University, Indiana University Student Association, Native American Graduate Students’ Association, Office of Multicultural Initiatives, Native American Community Center of Bloomington, and IU Cinema.