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The 35th Annual American Indian Film Festival & Toy Drive For Homeless Children

Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, children, Arts Entertainment, Philanthropy, culture, GoodNews, ethics, society )

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Please Bring Unwrapped Gifts! The Toy Drive will be held through the duration of the festival. Thank you very much!

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kat yazzie (400)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 9:01 am




kat yazzie (400)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 9:02 am



Barbara K (60)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 9:16 am
Wishing I could go; it truly sounds like lots of fun. Thanks, my dear friend.

kat yazzie (400)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 9:25 am
AIFI will kindly accept a new (unwrapped) Toy donation throughout the duration of the American Indian Film Festival, November 5-13, 2010.


kat yazzie (400)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 9:26 am
Call 415.554.0525 to purchase tickets in advance with Visa or MasterCard.
Tickets also available at theater on day of show.

Group Sales available:

Festival Matinee Screenings at Embarcadero Center Cinema
Group of 10-40 = $5.00 each
Excludes Opening Night (Nov. 5)

Festival Evening Screening at Embarcadero Center Cinema
Group of 10-25 = $8.00 each
Group of 26 or more = $7.00 each

Festival Screenings at Palace of Fine Arts (Nov. 11, 12)
Group of 15-40 = $9.00 each
Excludes Closing Night (Nov. 13)


Süheyla C (234)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 10:01 am
Thanks Kat.

Vukan Simic (121)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 10:08 am
Thanks for shareing Kat.

Jeannette A (137)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 10:21 am
Noted... want to go. Just wish I could grab Barbara and a few other of my Care2 friends and show up for the fun. looks to be an amazing festival. Thank you, Kat

ewoud k (68)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 11:04 am
Looks good, wish I could go, but it's far to far away.

Thanks for bringing this under our attention Kat!

Michela M (3964)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 11:36 am

Abdessalam Diab (145)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 11:41 am
Noted.I wished I could join.Thanks Kat. GOOD LUCK.

Crystal T (20)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 12:08 pm
Good to see they are having an American Indian Film Festival. Wish I had the money to go up to San Francisco. Perhaps they'll have one down here in LA.

Susan Ayres-Lynch (126)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 12:47 pm
This looks wonderful!

Krasimira B (175)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 1:04 pm
Wish I had the opportunity to go to San Francisco and see "Reel Injun". Noted, thank you Kat.

ChanTlalok Rain C (363)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 1:07 pm
thanx Kat for posting, can you recommend some good films to watch and where I can get them? Ahoo, Prayers for Sakineh today.

kat yazzie (400)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 1:30 pm

Larry Kibby (13)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 3:09 pm
noted and thanks you my frien

Bruce Eyster (20)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 3:15 pm
Noted and Thank You for posting this !

Debbie Hogan (115)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 3:22 pm
Hmmm...This looks like fun...and for a good cause...Gotta look into this one...Thanks, Kat.

MmAway M (507)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 3:46 pm
Thank You KAT for this site!

Tons of information on this site, great!

kat yazzie (400)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 6:20 pm
Here is a good list for American Indian movies.

The Doe Boy DVD ~ Kevin Anderson

Smoke Signals DVD ~ Adam Beach

Dreamkeeper DVD ~ Victoria Aberdeen

Skins DVD ~ Eric Schweig

Pow Wow Highway DVD ~ Gary Farmer

War Party [VHS] VHS Billy Wirth

Grand Avenue [VHS] VHS Irene Bedard

The Snow Walker DVD ~ Barry Pepper

The Business of Fancydancing DVD ~ Evan Adams

The Education of Little Tree DVD ~ James Cromwell

Edge of America DVD ~ James Mcdaniel

Medicine River [VHS] VHS Graham Greene (II)

Map of the Human Heart DVD ~ Jason Scott Lee

Black Cloud DVD ~ Nathaniel Arcand

Clearcut [VHS] VHS Michael Willar

Christmas In The Clouds DVD ~ Graham Greene; M. Emmet Walsh; Tim Vahle

Dance Me Outside DVD ~ Herbie Barnes

Last of the Dogmen DVD ~ Tom Berenger

Geronimo - An American Legend DVD ~ Jason Patric

Geronimo [VHS] VHS Joseph Runningfox

The Last of His Tribe DVD ~ Jon Voight

Four Sheets to the Wind DVD ~ Wes Allen

Lost in the Barrens DVD ~ Nicholas Shields

Black Robe DVD ~ Lothaire Bluteau

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee DVD ~ Aidan Quinn

Thunderheart DVD ~ Val Kilmer

The Song of Hiawatha DVD ~ Graham Greene

Lakota Woman - Siege at Wounded Knee [VHS] VHS Charles Abourezk

Tecumseh:the Last Warrior [VHS] VHS Tailinh Agoyo

Into the West DVD ~ Irene Bedard

The Fast Runner (Atanarjuat) DVD ~ Natar Ungalaaq

Squanto: A Warrior's Tale DVD ~ Adam Beach

The Broken Chain [VHS] VHS Pierce Brosnan

Luna: Spirit of the Whale DVD ~ Adam Beach

Son of The Morning Star [VHS] VHS Gary Cole

Windtalkers (Special Director's Edition) DVD ~ Nicolas Cage

Sunchaser [VHS] VHS Woody Harrelson

A Thief of Time DVD ~ Gary Farmer

Sioux City DVD ~ Lou Diamond Phillips

I Will Fight No More Forever DVD ~ James Whitmore


Agnes H (144)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 6:37 pm
Noted and I'm soooooo sorry Kat that I can't do either at the moment! I truly am sorry!

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 7:32 pm
I pray that everyone close enough will go. Some Native children have never received a Christmas gift.

offline away busy sorry (63)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 8:18 pm
noted thanks kat.

Debbie G (306)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 9:52 pm
This is awesome....wish I could be there.

Henriette Matthijssen (154)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 10:48 pm
Thanks Kat! I will join you all in spirit from the 5th to the 13th. Wishing every one a Great success & that all the children get many toys & a Happy times.

Rose B (141)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 12:06 am
wonderful Kat

Bill C (91)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 3:12 am
Thanks for forwarding, Kat. Won't be able to make it--sorry!

Valerie H (133)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 4:14 am
*thank you*...noted

patricia lasek (317)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 4:50 am
I pray for a successful Festival. Happy times for all in attendance.

Joy Wong (103)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 5:11 am
Noted, thanks. May the children and every body have an enjoyable time.

Alet Coetzee (59)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 5:12 am
Noted, thank you Kat.

Carol H (229)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 5:22 am
good post, thanks Kat, noted

Peggy A (109)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 5:54 am
Thank you for this great article

Charmaine C (177)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 6:13 am
I can't attend, sadly, but I wish you guys everything of the best. Hope you raise tons!

Ramona Thompson (210)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 7:25 am
I will be there in spirit. Thank you for letting us know about this. What a wonderful cause.

SusanNoMailPls D (30)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 7:28 am
Looks Like Great Fun, but to far. Wishing all the very best Great cause...:)

Nina Serman (108)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 10:46 am
Thank you, Kat, for the post, I wish I could go! I hope all the tickets will be sold out and the festival will be a huge success (including finding distributors for the movies so we can see them). Hope people will bring tons of toys, too! Thanks for posting the list of the movies!

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 12:49 pm
I would love to attend. I hope this will be the first of many festivals and I will be able to be part of the great event in the future. Enjoy all.

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 2:24 pm
If there were any real justice in these United States, Leonard Peltier would be freed and allowed to go home to his people.

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 3:09 pm
"Break A Leg!" (old Hollywood saying for good luck)

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 3:11 pm
correction! Broadway not Hollywood!

Catherine Turley (192)
Thursday November 4, 2010, 3:53 pm
map of the human heart is outstanding and won a few awards. it was on siskel and ebert's top ten that year.

Maria Eugenia Escobedo (33)
Friday November 5, 2010, 12:07 am
Thank you for sharing. I`m too fare away to go but I do wish you have a great success!!

Michael Feenaughty (267)
Friday November 5, 2010, 4:40 am

Süheyla C (234)
Sunday January 30, 2011, 1:33 pm
Thanks. Noted

Barbara Erdman (63)
Wednesday March 9, 2011, 4:49 pm
noted and thanx Kat
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