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Native Shorts: An Evening of Short Films from Sundance Institute


Several award-winning short films by Native American filmmakers will be screened. The films include: “Mud (Hashtl'ishnii)” (10 min.) – Shaandiin Tome (Diné), “Shinaab” (8 min.) – Lyle Mitchell Corbine Jr. (Bad River Band of the Lake Superior Chippewa Indians), “Nucca” (13 min.) – Michelle Latimer (Métis/Algonquin), “The Violence of a Civilization Without Secrets” – Adam Khalil (Ojibway), Zack Khalil (Ojibway), Jackson Polys (Tlingit), “Jáaji Approx.” (8 min.) – Sky Hopinka (Ho-Chunk/Pechanga) and “alter-Native” (17-½ min.) — Billy Luther (Navajo, Hopi and Laguna Pueblo). The evening begins with a reception from 5pm to 6:30 pm, followed by the film screening. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with filmmakers Shaandiin Tome and Lyle Mitchell Corbine Jr. This free public program is presented by Sundance Institute's Native American and Indigenous Film Program and made possible with generous support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.