Indigenous film series schedule announced
News from Flathead Reservation Human Rights Coalition
RONAN — The film schedule for Flathead Reservation Human Rights Coalition fifth annual free film series at the Entertainer Theatre in Ronan is now set for 1 p.m. on Sundays in October. Children under 13 should be accompanied by an adult.
Oct. 7: Skinwalkers is the PBS adaptation of the Tony Hillerman novel with Wes Studi and Adam Beach as detectives solving crimes among the Navajo. Western Native Vote will register voters from noon-1 p.m.
Oct. 14: Neither Wolf Nor Dog tells of author Christopher Sweeney who recounts his travels with Indian elder Dave Bald Eagle through the heart of Lakota country.
Oct. 21: Idaho’s Forgotten War profiles the courage and faith of 67 Idaho Kootenai people and the extra-ordinary Kootenai woman, Amy Trice, who declared war on the United States government in 1974 to save her people.
Oct. 28: Excerpts from Mary Kathryn Nagle’s play, “A Slice of the Full Moon on VAWA (the Violence Against Women Act)” and several short films by Ivan and Ivy MacDonald on the topic of missing and murdered Indigenous women.
Discussions follow all films and are an important part of the presentation each week.
These films are award-winning and thought-provoking, and will be shown at 1 p.m. on Sundays only. This series is open to the public. If you have questions, call 406-745-4259. SKC continuing education credits will be available.
FRHRC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization providing educational events to promote the broadest possible community acceptance of the multi-cultural nature of this community and celebrate the positive benefits of living together in such a community. Contact us at PO Box 111, Ronan, MT 59864; 406-745-4259 or 745-3303; like our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Frhrc2; or follow us at frhrc2.wordpress.com.