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THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 5 PM

THE RUSE OF CONSENT AND THE ANATOMY OF “REFUSAL”:
Cases from Indigenous North America and Australia, lecture by Audra Simpson (Anthropology, Columbia University)

FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 6:30 PM

GREEN SCREENS Film Festival NY Premiere of ATLANTIC (80 min.). Post-screening discussion with Atlantic Director Risteard Ó Domhnaill with Jennifer Jacquet (Environmental Studies, NYU). Moderator: Niall McKay (Irish Screen America)

THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 6PM

GREEN SCREENS film festival opening night screening of SHERPA (90 min.). Post-screening discussion with Sherpa director Jennifer Peedom and Pasang Yangjee Sherpa (Post-Doctoral Fellow for Sacred Landscapes & Sustainable Futures, The New School)

SATURDAY, MARCH 25

INDIGENOUS ACTIVISM IN THE AMERICAS Screenings and discussions as part of GREEN SCREENS: Environmental Ethics on and Off Screen, including ANGRY INUK (Dir: Alethea Arnaquq-Baril), VICE RISE SERIES’ SACRED WATER (Dir: Michelle Latimer)

MONDAY, MARCH 27, 5–7PM

Screening of THE LAND BENEATH OUR FEET, a documentary that chronicles a young Liberian man, uprooted by war who returns home with rare 1926 footage of an historic land grab, an explosive reminder of the enduring struggle over land rights.

THURSDAY-SATURDAY, MARCH 23-25

Screenings and discussions on environmental crises facing communities worldwide featuring the documentaries SHERPA, ATLANTIC, ANGRY INUK, and VICE’s SACRED WATER with presenting filmmakers

FRIDAY, MARCH 3

Screenings of Nise: The Heart of Madness and Swim Team, presented with Reel Abilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival, March 2–8, a showcase of award-winning films by and about people with disabilities

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 7:30-9 PM

Experimental film by indigenous artists BRIAN JUNGEN (DaneZaa) and DUANE LINKLATER (Omaskêko Cree) that takes self-determination over First Nations lands as its central concern

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