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The Sacred Space Where Life Begins: Film Screening

Location: UCB Room 100

Special film screening event of the award winning short documentary film "The Sacred Place Where Life Begins: Gwich'in Women Speak." Filmmaker and educator Aida Miho will be present to discuss the film. In the film Gwich’in women speak out for their sacred land.

After the film screening, Miho will discuss her new video series Standing Rock Women Speak and her activism to save the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North and South Dakota. Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by Japanese Studies program, Gender and Women's Studies program, College of Arts & Sciences, Humanities Division and International Student Services & Intercultural Education program.

View a trailer for the film at www.youtube.com/watch?v=wufjxoVO-D0

For more information, contact: yf83@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7213

Tags: international film movie indigenous educational Film Indigenous Alaska Canada Women ANWR environment first nations

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