Mon, Nov 02|
Gather: Indigenous People's Day
An intimate portrait of the growing movement amongst Native Americans to reclaim their spiritual, political and cultural identities through food sovereignty. Film begins streaming on Indigenous People's Day. Co-sponsored by The Brattleboro Food Co-op.
Time & Location
Nov 02, 2020, 2:49 PM – Nov 12, 2020, 12:00 AM
About the Event
Gather (75 mins, 2020). Directed by Sanjay Rawal. Available for free in our virtual theatre beginning October 12th.
Co-sponsored by The Brattleboro Food Co-op. Watch: https://www.epsilonspires.org/gather-virtual-theatre
This documentary follows Nephi Craig, a chef from the White Mountain Apache Nation (Arizona), opening an indigenous café as a nutritional recovery clinic; Elsie Dubray, a young scientist from the Cheyenne River Sioux Nation (South Dakota), conducting landmark studies on bison; and the Ancestral Guard, a group of environmental activists from the Yurok Nation (Northern California), trying to save the Klamath river. Gather has been made in partnership with the First Nations Development Institute, a leading Native nonprofit based in Colorado.