TalkingStickFest

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17 June 2008

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We have joined with Indigenous filmmakers globally, to present a unique framework of film, panel discussions and workshops weaving together advanced technology and the ancient form of storytelling.

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  • 1m 14s

    Journey My Heart

    uploaded by: Ian Skorodin

    channel: TalkingStickFest

    What begins as a documentary about the rigours of physical training becomes a complex portrait of a Pow Wow Jingle Dress Dancer . Joanne Soldier runs miles each days and weight trains in an effort to fulfill a spiritual calling that links her with the elders and the generations to come.… Read more

    uploaded date: 19-06-2008

  • 50s

    The Colony (Talking Stick Fest)

    uploaded by: Ian Skorodin

    channel: TalkingStickFest

    The Colony, Jeff Barnaby’s second short is a gritty depiction of deception, desolation and decay. Born of an imaginative script and proficiently executed, this powerful film witnesses cockroaches and chainsaws wreak havoc during one man’s descent into madness.

    Filmmaker: Jeff Barnaby

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    uploaded date: 18-06-2008

  • 1m 25s

    Standing Silent Nation

    uploaded by: Ian Skorodin

    channel: TalkingStickFest

    What does a family have to endure to create a future for itself? The documentary Standing Silent Nation, chronicles the efforts of a Lakota family to develop a sustainable economy on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.… Read more

    uploaded date: 18-06-2008

  • 1m 15s

    CRAZY IND'N

    uploaded by: Ian Skorodin

    channel: TalkingStickFest

    Prescott Bush, grandfather of now President Bush, was stationed at Fort Sill, OK. While there, he dug up the grave of Geronimo and stole his skull. Crazy Ind’n is the story of one native’s quest to reclaim the stolen artifact and right this great injustice.

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    uploaded date: 18-06-2008

  • 32s

    March Point

    uploaded by: Ian Skorodin

    channel: TalkingStickFest

    Cody, Nick and Travis, three teens from the Swinomish Indian Tribe, wanted to make a gangster movie or rap video. But instead they were asked to investigate the impact of two oil refineries on their tribal community.… Read more

    uploaded date: 17-06-2008