Thursday, October 11, 2012

American Indian Movement Film Fest San Francisco Oct. 12, 2012

American Indian Film Festival in San Francisco Friday, Oct. 12, 2012

By Tony Gonzales
AIM West
http://www.aimwest.info
Posted at Censored News
 
Thank you for your support. I wanted to mention to you and friends, with the gracious contribution from Ms. Penny Opal Plant and her partner Michael Horse, have kindly donated a beautiful blanket toward the award of Life-Time Achievement, to be given to Mr. Fred Short, during the AIM international Film Festival at the BRAVA Theater Center, 2781 24th St. starting at 11:45 am! Mr. Bill Means, M.C. and Victoria Gemmill, film presenter, will be on hand to give the award.
And by the way, many of us are gathering at 9 am at Dolores Park in San Francisco, and start walking at 10 am down 24th Street toward the BRAVA Theater! This is done in solidarity with Indigenous peoples throughout the Americas who on this historic day commemorate our survival and step forward into the future.
I hope the word gets around and folks are able to be there!
See the list of film screenings, attached!
Thanks again,
Tony Gonzales
AIM-WEST
AIM-WEST Hosts 3rd Annual American Indian Movement International Film Festival October 12, 2012

2 comments:

The Cauldron Keeper said...

I wish I'd heard about this earlier.

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