In celebration of Indigenous Peoples Day, join us for a series of movies featuring Native filmmakers.
2 p.m. Sisters Rising
The story of six Native American women fighting to restore personal and tribal sovereignty in the face of ongoing sexual violence against Indigenous women in the United States.
3 p.m. Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World
Brings to light the profound and overlooked influence of Indigenous people on popular music in North America.
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Reception with filmmakers, refreshments by Native Food Perspectives
5:30 p.m. Short films presented by filmmaker Elizabeth Day (Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe)
6:30 p.m. The Coyote Way: Going Back Home presented by filmmaker Missy Whiteman (Northern Arapaho and Kickapoo)
Sci-fi docu-narrative film about a young boy who must make a life changing decision to join a Native street gang or begin an epic pilgrimage that will reveal the truth of his existence.
Funded by Minnesota's Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund and Friends of the Hennepin County Library