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Awake – Dream from Standing Rock – FILM! at Burning Books
May 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo Stands with Standing Rock is hosting a showing of ‘AWAKE’, with a panel discussion to follow with local water protectors who travelled to Standing Rock last year. In 2016, Standing Rock, North Dakota became one of the most watched places on earth. Josh Fox James Spione Myron Dewey Digital Smoke Signals are honored to present a new feature length documentary ‘AWAKE, A Dream From Standing Rock,’ which captures some of the many stories of the Native-led resistance against the Dakota Access Pipeline, which forever changed the way people approach the fight for indigenous sovereignty and the stand against Big Oil, fossil fuel infrastructure, and climate change. The new film will be available to audiences everywhere and featured at the Tribeca Film Festival on Earth Day, April 22, 2017. Executive Producer : Doug Good Feather, Amy Ziering and Lauren Taschen. Co-Written by Floris White Bull, Josh Fox, Myron Dewey. Featuring songs from Prolific The Rapper, Nahko and Medicine for the People and Matene Strikes First.