The Portland EcoFilm Festival presents the Pacific Northwest theatrical premiere
FIRST DAUGHTER AND THE BLACK SNAKE
Special guests Winona LaDuke and Filmmaker Keri Pickett in attendance for post-film Q & A!
Thursday, Sept. 28 | 7:00 pm | PNW PREMIERE
Filmmaker Keri Pickett and film subject Winona LaDuke in attendance for post-film discussion!
Winona LaDuke believes Big Oil is the black snake predicted in indigenous prophecy to bring the earth’s destruction. When proposed new oil pipelines threaten sacred wild rice lakes, Winona dreams of organizing a spiritual ride, riding her horse against the current of oil “because a horse can kill a snake.”
Directed by Keri Pickett | 2017 | US | 104 MINS.
*PNW filmmaker | Filmmaker Sam Forencich in attendance for post-film discussion!
Invisible Oregon is an art time-lapse piece three years in the making. Created entirely with infrared converted cameras, Invisible Oregon reveals a landscape beyond the range of human perception that challenges how we process the world around us.
Directed by Sam Forencich | 2016 | US | 6 MINS.
Ticketholders to our opening night films, and festival pass holders are invited to attend our festival kick off party!
OPENING NIGHT PARTY
Enjoy live music, great food and connect with old and new friends!
Location: Velo Cult, located at 1969 NE 42nd Ave., just blocks from the theater.
Admission: please present your ticket to our opening night films, or your festival pass at the door for admission.