A Story of Betrayal, Courage and the Healing Power of Community

Meet the Team Artists

A film by MARGARITA RAMON

Festivals

The 21st UNAFF (United Nations Association Film Festival) from October 18-28, 2018 Palo Alto, East Palo Alto, San Francisco and Stanford University celebrates the power of documentary films dealing with human rights issues, the environment, racism, health, women’s issues, universal education, war and peace. The theme for this year is…

NEWS

We are happy to announce that  Canadian independent distribution company Distribution Breakthrough has acquired the worldwide distribution rights to the film, August 1st, 2018. https://distributionbreakthrough.com

Who was Kadjisdu.axtc?

There is a new documentary about how Leonardo may not have been from De Vinci after all, as his biographer Vasari wrote it almost 100 years after Leonardo's death. Similarly, it his hard to now who really was Kadjisdu.axtc and where he was from. I may have made a mistake and…

Can a Film Revitalize an Indigenous Language, Community?

Haida Gwaii two main languages are spoken by fewer than 20 people, mostly elders. This film, which is spoken entirely in the Haida language, is the first in the world and the first feature shot on Haida Gwaii. https://www.thestar.com/vancouver/2018/09/08/can-one-movie-revitalize-a-community-the-first-haida-language-film-could-have-lasting-impacts.html

DANIEL LEE HENRY, Author & Frontier Rhetorician

Daniel Lee Henry is the author of a new book about the travels in Alaska of naturalist John Muir, the founder of the Sierra Club and inspirer of the US National Parks. A fabulous read of a very little known chapter in the history of Alaska and its Native Peoples.…

A Landmark of Tribal Law

James A. Bowen, Tribal Court Judge, Klukwan, Alaska He was born in 1951 in Sequim, Wash., member of the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe of Washington, where he went by the name of He-alth, which he was given at birth. He was a graduate of Boalt Hall School of Law, University of…

Art as a Transcendental Experience

The quest of art dealers and museums to get their hands on the Whale House of the Tlingits has been a very long one. Over several centuries long. So has the dilemma of whether art is capable of providing us a transcendental experience, or if it is simply a commodity.…