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USA | 2017 | 74 minutes | Valerie Red-Horse

March 7, 2019

Celebrate Women's History Month with SIFF and the Bozeman International Film Festival
with an evening elevating women's voices through incredible film. Enjoy the award-winning
documentary, Mankiller - the inspiring tale of the first woman to be elected Principal Chief of
the Cherokee Nation.

THIS IS A FREE EVENT! Doors open at 6pm for a chance to mingle with a fellow film festival; film starts at 7pm.

In an effort to change current statistics and elevate women's voices, BZN Festival spotlights
female filmmakers and films that encourage greater stewardship of our beloved Mother Earth.
Please join us...

This is the story of an American hero. Someone who humbly defied the odds and overcame insurmountable obstacles to fight injustice and gave a voice to the voiceless. And yet few people know her name. This is the story of an American legend, Wilma Mankiller, who overcame rampant sexism and personal challenges to emerge as the Cherokee Nation's first woman Principal Chief in 1985.

This film will be accompanied by a series of powerful short films focused on strong women.


Thursday, March 7, 2019

Where The Wild Things Play

d. Krystle Wright | 4 min

There's a revolving conversation asking why aren't there more females in the adventure industry; whether it's big mountain skiing, filmmakers, big wall climbers and so forth. Well it's about time we found out Where The Wild Things Play.

Deux Mains

d. Michael Barocas | 4 min

 A poetic expression of the human experience told through hands.


d. Colter Olmstead | 8 min

The story of a young bowhunter as she journey's out on her first hunting experience.

Willow Creek Road

d. Francesca Mirabella | 15 min

A lonely ranch hand in rural Montana unexpectedly picks up two children by the
side of the road. Out of her comfort zone, she is forced to confront herself.

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International Film Festival with this link, and 25% of the sale is donated to SIFF!:

  • Director: Valerie Red-Horse
  • Principal Cast: Chris Carlsson, Melissa Gower, Mark Warren Downing, Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2017
  • Running Time: 74 minutes
  • Producer: Kristina Kiehl, Stacy Mahoney, Charlie Soap
  • Cinematographers: Tarin Anderson, Joshua Mayes
  • Language: English