Date: Sunday, November 22, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The National Museum of the American Indian’s Native Cinema Showcase is an annual celebration of the best in Native film. For this year’s 20th-anniversary showcase, the museum presents the full program online — streaming new films, fan favorite classics, and conversations with filmmakers. The showcase provides a unique forum for engagement with Native filmmakers and stories from Indigenous communities throughout the Western Hemisphere and the Arctic.
All films are available on demand; please check individual listings for dates and times of availability. Short-format films are grouped in programs and available concurrently at the listed time for each program.
Retrospective Showcase Shorts II | 1 p.m. EST
Available on demand until 1 p.m. EST, November 27, 2020
From the humorous to the thrilling, a compilation of shorts makes up this wildly eclectic narrative program.
Healing Voices | 3 p.m. EST
Available on demand until 3 p.m. EST, November 27, 2020
Conversation to follow with Willow O’ Feral, Brad Heck, Jaida Grey Eagle, and Sarah Deer (Muscogee), moderated by Cass Gardiner (Anishinaabe/Algonquin).
Special support provided by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Additional support provided by the New York State Council on the Arts under Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council Initiative, and by The Walt Disney Company.