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Indie Lens PopUp – Film Screening of DAWNLAND

October 14, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Free
Dawnland / By Adam Mazo and Ben Pender-Cudlip
 
ITVS/WHUT Indie Lens Pop-Up presents
DAWNLAND a film by Adam Mazo and Ben Pender-Cudlip
Sunday, October 14, 5:30 PM
Busboys and Poets, 2021 14th Street, NW
Film and Discussion on Indigenous Communities and the Impact of Child Separation on Cultural Survival 
 
No Admission fee. RSVP Requested

Follow the first government-sanctioned truth and reconciliation commission in the U.S., which investigates the devastating impact of Maine’s child welfare practices on Native American communities. With exclusive access to this groundbreaking process and never-before-seen footage, Dawnland reveals the untold narrative of Indigenous child removal in the United States.

 

Featuring Guest speaker:
Karenne Wood (Monacan) director of the Virginia Indian Heritage program at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities (VFH)
and
Dawn Neptune Adams (Penobscot) environmental activist who appears in DAWNLAND via skype

Details

Date:
October 14, 2018
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
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Organizer

ITVS Indie Lens Pop-Up
Website:
https://itvs.org/

Venue

Busboys and Poets
2021 14th Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20009 United States
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Phone:
(202) 387-7638
Website:
http://www.busboysandpoets.com/
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