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Monday, September 28 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Cinematic Communities: Decolonizing the Big Screen

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Sponsored by If Not Us then Who
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Clips and conversation presented in partnership with If Not Us Then Who, originally recorded at their Our Village event. Storytelling for a new generation – Hear the innovative storytelling techniques from the forest and meet the new communicators. Bill Pullman leads a conversation with Yanda Montahuano, Kynan Tegar and Priscila Tapajowara.

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Priscila Tapajowara

Indigenous Activist, Climate Activist, Photographer & Producer
Priscila Tapajowara (@priscilatapajowara), is from the Tapajó people, one of the 13 peoples of the lower Tapajós River region, in the Brazilian Amazon.She is an indigenous activist, climate activist, photographer, producer of audiovisual content and co-coordinator of Mídia Ind... Read More →
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Kynan Tegar

Kynan Tegar is a young filmmaker. He is Dayak Iban from Sungai Utik, West Kalimantan. He is home schooled and makes films. Since finishing formal primary school he has pursued his passion for photography, videography, nature and learning the in-depth culture of the Iban people. Living... Read More →
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Yanda Montahuano

Filmmaker and Founder of ‘Tawna: cinema from the territory’
Yanda Inayu (kichwa name), known as Twaru in his native Sapara language and Lenin Montahuano Ushigua in Spanish, was born in the community of Llanchama Cocha, Pastaza province, in the deep Ecuadorian Amazon. He is a filmmaker and founder of ‘Tawna: cinema from the territory’.My... Read More →
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Bill Pullman

Actor, Director, Producer
Bill Pullman has film credits that span ninety features with directors including David Lynch, Wim Wenders, Mel Brooks, Roland Emerich, and Nora Efron. On Broadway, he performed in Edward Albee’s Tony Award-winning play The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? and has been nominated for four... Read More →

Monday September 28, 2020 1:30pm - 2:30pm MDT