Social Justice Film Festival - Promised Land
Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 8pm
Promised Land follows two tribes in the Pacific Northwest — the Duwamish and the Chinook — as they fight for the restoration of treaty rights they’ve long been denied.
(Sarah and Vasant Samudre Salcedo, 98 min, USA)
This short film features two Northwest tribes working to save the Salish Sea, and to protect their traditional fishing grounds, in the face of growing pressure from fossil fuel exports through Pacific Northwest waterways.
(Jessica Plumb, 7 min, USA and Canada)