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Skábmagovat 2024

Indigenous Resistance: Now and Then

Alaska/USA 2023
No screenings. Part of previous festival's programme.

The award-winning short film by a Haida director depicts the resistance and resilience of Alaska Native communities as colonialism has stripped them of their language, dances and land rights. Previously recounted by outsiders, it’s now time to tell a new version of the story of Alaska Native history, culture and heritage.

Director 'Waats'asdiyei Joe Yates (haida)
Running time 15 min
Rating G
Language English
Year 2023
Country Alaska/USA