The Power of Story to Connect Us
Sunday September 30, 2018
1634 University Blvd NE ABQ
A NMWIF and UNM CE Digital Arts partnership. We have 5 storytellers confirmed including our own storyteller, actor, and filmmaker member Ramona King, and 6 short films, and there will be a few things happening in the lobby for attendees to tell their story before going into see the show. We will have food and welcoming hosts throughout, and tickets are just $5 for everyone. See you there!
Members Doing Great Things
Big Congratulations to former NMWIF Board Member, Barbara Bentree who's film, "Dave Grusin: Not Enough Time" will be premiering at the Montreaux Jazz Festival in Switzerland this week with a post-screening Q&A moderated by Quincy Jones.
Congratulations to Christina Gopal and TEAM Diva's Perfect Posse- Episodic. They took home 3 prizes at the Royal Wolf Film Awards for the month of May: Gold Award for BEST WEBSERIES Steve Burhoe, Gold Award for BEST FEMALE FILMMAKER Christina Gopal, and Platinum Award for BEST PRODUCER Christina Gopal.
RETURN, a new documentary by NMWIF member Karen Cantor, will premiere on Friday, July 13, at The Lodge at Santa Fe.
RETURN is a story of hope and action lighting a path to health for all Americans. The film follows six courageous women from tribes across the continent reconnecting with the earth by harvesting, preparing, and celebrating their food. Following the footsteps of their ancestors, these Native American women regain sovereignty over what they eat, empowering others to do the same. As lead character Roxanne Swentzell says, “Show them that you’re not gone yet. Make it be a food revolution.”
More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/204920713563389/
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