Best of the Fest (Social Justice Film Festival) Saturday Afternoon

PRESENTED BY: Meaningful Movies Spokane with UUCS
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2:30 PM, Saturday, February 15, 2020
Location: Spokane (click for map)

“Bomi” – An old salt miner lives in a remote village, barely scraping by from his sales of salt. His children have gone to the city to find work. The old generation working in the village is disappearing; the village is empty. (Kiumars Sarshar, 15 min, Iran)

“Mi’Gwidelmag Gnittjgamitj (Remembering Our Grandpa)” – Inspired by the Incident at Restigouche (Alanis Obomsawin, 1984) Mi’gwidelmag Gnitjgamitj is a short essay film that captures the beautiful landscapes of Listuguj, and a dark side of Canada. (Nation Isaac, 7 min, Canada)

“The Condor and the Eagle” – Four Indigenous leaders embark on an extraordinary trans-continental adventure from the Canadian plains to deep into the heart of the Amazonian jungle to unite the peoples of North and South America and deepen the meaning of “Climate Justice”. Their path through the jungle takes them on an unexpectedly challenging and liberating journey, which will forever change their attachment to the Earth and one another. (Clement & Sophie Guerra, 90 min.)

2 short films and 1 full-length film from The Social Justice Film Festival starting at 2:30pm.  Free/Donations gladly accepted!

Sponsors: Seattle Social Justice Film Festival http://www.socialjusticefilmfestival.org Gonzaga School of Law http://Gonzaga School of Law

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1324197494450284/

Release Year: 2019

Running Time: 82

Director: Sophie and Clement Guerra

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