INDIGENOUS NOW!

Take a trip from Fiji to the Philippines with these cinematic reflections from indigenous voices from different parts of the globe.

In this program


rooted

Directed by Mia Kami

Rooted reflect the deep connection between people of the Pacific, their land, sea, and their identity.

THE FLIGHT OF THE BANOG

Directed by Elvert Bañares

The legends of the indigenous peoples of the Philippines: stories of love and resurrection. A father fondly narrates to his son a portion of the Suguidanon Epic of the indigenous Panay Bukidnon people.

THE SACRIFICE

Directed by Tumeli Tuqota Jr

In a land steeped in old traditions, a Drua (ship) is about to be put to sea, demanding a steep toll for its launch.

NIGHT RIDE

Directed by Todd Karehana

When a mother-of-ten returns nightly to the old family home to feed stray cats, her son questions its connection to the death of his brother.

Dates & Times
Past
Directors Guild of America

Thu, May 5
5:00 pm