FNFVF: "Akicita: The Battle of Standing Rock" and "No Reservations" | Newberry

FNFVF: "Akicita: The Battle of Standing Rock" and "No Reservations"

Saturday, May 11, 2019

1 pm to 4 pm

Rettinger Hall

D'Arcy McNickle and First Nations Film and Video Festival
Free to attend with advance registration
Open to the Public
Center for American Indian Studies Programs

Akicita: The Battle of Standing Rock, Directed by Cody Lucich

“Standing Rock, 2016: the largest Native American occupation since Wounded Knee, thousands of activists, environmentalists, and militarized police descend on the Dakota Access Pipeline, in a standoff between Big Oil and a new generation of native warriors.”

No Reservations, Directed by Trevor Carroll

“The dynamics of the pipeline debate take a comedic twist in this clever political satire.”

Run time: 11 minutes

Download a PDF flyer for the film series, to post and distribute.

Cost and Registration Information 

This event is free to attend with advance registration. Registration will open up soon.

Questions? Contact us at mcnickle@newberry.org.