Albuquerque Film & Music Experience Presents:

The Mayors of Shiprock (USA 2017) with JACKRABBIT (USA 2017); Neemkomok' (USA 2017)

Documentary Shorts / Narrative Short / Narrative Short

KIMO THEATRE, 423 CENTRAL AVE NW

at KiMo Theatre

Time: 2:00pm     Day: Thursday     Doors: 1:30pm     Ages: All Ages     Price: $7

The Mayors of Shiprock (USA 2017)

In the small town of Shiprock, New Mexico a group of young Navajo leaders work to bring hope and change into their once thriving community.

56 minutes  

Director:  Ramona Emerson 

 

JACKRABBIT (USA 2017

Jackrabbit is a short film drama about an indigenous boy who questions who he is growing up isolated from any sense of community. Through his instinctive running and a deepening relationship with his uncle, the boy begins to discover his cultural identity through his lineage.

15 minutes 

Director:  Jesse Littlebird

 

Neemkomok' (USA 2017) 

Isadora, an Indigenous Californian (Gabrielino/Tongva) woman, faces a battle to survive after being emancipated from the abusive Los Angeles mission where she was raised in the early 1800's. She's helped by Domingo, a Franciscan friar, on the journey to bring her to a Native village where she can finally be safe.

20 minutes 

Director:  Douglas Cushnie