top
San Francisco
San Francisco
Indybay
Indybay
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Indybay
Regions
Indybay Regions North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area California United States International Americas Haiti Iraq Palestine Afghanistan
Topics
Newswire
Calendar
Features
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
View other events for the week of 6/24/2006
Meso-American Indian Film Festival
Date Saturday June 24
Time 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location Details
New College of California - Theater
777 Valencia Street
San Francisco, Ca. 94110
Event Type Screening
Organizer/AuthorThree Nations Indian Council
Phone415-724-4497
American Indian Drumming & Singing Native Dancing
Light Refreshments

$10 at the door (Sliding Scale)

El Brote: Rising From the Ground (13 minutes)
(Toña/Osbe)
El Brote is a brief video about the contemporary struggle of Indian Salvadorans. The video vividly illustrates the effects of Las Hojas massacre (1983) and civil war (1980-92) on the Nahuat community. It also shows the rise of ANIS, an organization that struggles for Indian rights in El Salvador.

“Cacaopera Talka” – “Cacaopera Lives” (34 Minutes)
(Flickering Light Video)
This documentary is an in-depth look into the Indian community of Cacaopera in El Salvador. It carefully depicts various aspects of community life through ceremony footage, and interviews with Indian people. The video is a colorful reminder to all that Indian people do exist in El Salvador.

Zapatista! (55 minutes)
(Film/Video, Big Noise Films, 1998)
ZAPATISTA! is an inspiring first-hand account of a struggle that will challenge the way you think about the world. Armed with sticks and words against a ‘First World” military, eight thousand Zapatistas have fought 75,000 Federal troops to a standstill.

Amoxtli San Ce Tojuan (1 hour)
We Are One
Nosotros Somos Uno
(Gonzales/Rodriguez, 2005)
This documentary, produced by columnists Roberto Rodriguez & Patricia Gonzales, is a collection of stories from peoples from through out the continent regarding the origins/migrations of indigenous-based Mexican peoples, and with all the ancient peoples of the continent.

Sponsored by: Three Nations Indian Circle
For more information: (415) 724-4497
Added to the calendar on Friday Jun 23rd, 2006 7:52 PM
We are 100% volunteer and depend on your participation to sustain our efforts!

Donate

donate now

$ 332.00 donated
in the past month

Get Involved

If you'd like to help with maintaining or developing the website, contact us.

Publish

Publish your stories and upcoming events on Indybay.

IMC Network