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Powerlands - CAL/SBS + Cline Library Native American & Indigenous Film Series

Join Director Ivey Camille Manybeads Tso for a discussion immediately following the film.   

At the age of 13 she made the award-winning fiction film, In the Footsteps of Yellow Woman, based in the true story of her great-great-great grandmother Yellow Woman, who lived through the Navajo Long Walk of 1864-1868.

Ivey Camille's first film is available online


About Powerlands

A young Navajo filmmaker investigates displacement of Indigenous people and devastation of the environment caused by the same chemical companies that have exploited the land where she was born. On this personal and political journey she learns from Indigenous activists across three continents.

This film is in seven languages, including several Indigenous languages rarely captured on film: English, Diné, Spanish, Wayuu, Visayan, Blaan, and Zapotec.

Can't attend the event? Check out the film from Cline Library!