Published November 6, 2015
LINCOLN — The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and Vision Maker Media announce the list of Family Friendly Films for the Third Annual Native American Film Festival in Omaha, November 6-8.
Festival activities kick off at 7 p.m. on Friday at the Joslyn Art Museum with a screening of Wind Walkers, followed by a Q&A with actor Rudy Youngblood (Comanche, Cree, and Yaqui) and filmmakers Russell Friedenberg and Heather Rae (Cherokee).
The festival continues at 10 a.m. Saturday at UNO’s Roskens Hall, 6001 Dodge St., with a screening of Family Friendly Films, including:
Standing Bear and the Trail Ahead, Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs
Monster Slayer Trailer, Tomorrow’s Here Productions
The Medicine Game 2, Luke Korver
REZ WORLD Trailer, Tomorrow’s Here Productions
Isabelle’s Garden, Jeffrey Palmer
Guardians of the Rez Trailer, Tomorrow’s Here Productions
i am a life, Jeffrey Palmer
Bully, Cecilia Martinez
Amazing, Cecilia Martinez
Call of Rez Duty, Tomorrow’s Here Productions
Call of Rez Duty 2, Tomorrow’s Here Productions
50 Shades of AYE Trailer, Tomorrow’s Here Productions
OPS Native Indigenous Centered Education (N.I.C.E.) Short Films
In addition, at 10 a.m. those interested in attending a producing workshop can join Rae and Friedenberg at Roskens Hall.
At 1 p.m., attend a screening of First Circle, followed by a Q&A with Rae and Friedenberg. Or attend an acting workshop with Youngblood and Friedenberg at Roskens Hall.
At 3 p.m. there will be a screening of Trudell, followed by a Q&A with Rae and Friedenberg. From 7-9 p.m. attend a screening of Frozen River and a Q&A with Rae afterward.
On Sunday at UNO’s Roskens Hall there will be a 1 p.m. screening of Rising Voices/Hótȟaŋiŋpi and a 3 p.m. screening of Mother Kuskokwim, followed by a Q&A with the Creighton Backpack Journalism Students.