Smokin’ Fish

Watch film Buy Now Film Festival Oct. 17–23, 2022 Synopsis Cory Mann (Tlingit) is a quirky businessman hustling to make a dollar in Juneau, Alaska. He gets hungry for smoked salmon—and decides to spend a summer smoking fish at a family’s traditional fish camp. The unusual story of his life and the untold history of […]

We Breathe Again

Watch film Buy Now Film Festival Oct. 17–23, 2022 Synopsis For centuries, Alaska Native peoples survived the harsh conditions of life in the far north, while their social, cultural, and spiritual practices thrived. In the 1700’s, the battle to claim Alaska and its peoples began, setting in motion disruptive changes that led to many painful […]

Finding Refuge

Watch film Buy Now Film Festival Oct. 17–23, 2022 Synopsis While growing up on Kodiak Island, Alaska, Isabella Blatchford’s mother and grandmother urged her to deny her Alutiiq heritage to avoid the shame of being labeled “Native.” When Isabella faces that shame as an adult, Isabella realizes that to find her place in pride, she […]

Aleut Story

Watch film Buy Now Film Festival Oct. 17–23, 2022 Synopsis From isolated internment camps in Southeast Alaska to Congress and the White House, this is the incredible, untold story of Aleut Americans’ decades-long struggle for human and civil rights. IN 1942, AS WORLD WAR II INVADED ALASKA, 881 Aleut Americans were taken from their homes […]

Sister Wolves

Watch film Film Festival Oct. 10–16, 2022 Synopsis SISTER WOLVES is an 80’s nostalgia throwback animation about the fragility of love, jealousy, and consequences. The story is based on oral history from the San Poil region of the Colville Confederated Tribes. Genre: Animated, Short Theme: Youth Ben-Alex Dupris Director/Producer Ben-Alex Dupris is an enrolled member […]

Injunuity

Watch film Buy Now Film Festival Oct. 10 – Nov. 13, 2022 Synopsis Injunuity Injunuity is an eye-popping, mind-jolting mix of animation, music and real voices collected from interviews with Native Americans across the country to create a distinct view of modern America from a uniquely contemporary Native American perspective. Every word spoken is verbatim; […]