A new documentary “Promised Land” revisits Chief Seattle’s Duwamish Tribe’s continuing struggle for justice in its own land.
Documentary Highlighting Duwamish Struggle Premieres in Northwest Film Forum’s 19th Annual Local Sightings Film Festival. 6pm panel discussion with filmmaker and Duwamish tribal leaders and attorney, 6:30pm Film showing followed by Q&A.
SEATTLE, WA —— Presented as an official selection of Northwest Film Forum's 19th Annual Local Sightings Film Festival at SIFF Cinema at the Uptown September 27th, 6:00 p.m. (doors at 5:30 p.m.)
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WHAT: Duwamish Tribe Celebrates the First Nations—The Duwamish Tribe in association with PoetsWest hosts a program of Native American poetry and storytelling followed by an open mike and showing of the film, Princess Angeline. Featured artists include: Thomas Hubbard, Philip Red Eagle, J. Glenn Evans, Peter Ali, and Duwamish’s heritage group “Singing Feet.” Free admission/parking. Other sponsor: 4Culture.
WHEN: October 12, 2013, 4-7pm. Come early to visit Art Gallery & exhibits.
WHERE: Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center, 4705 W Marginal Way SW, Seattle WA 98106