International Institute for
Indigenous Resource Management

2007 INDIGENOUS FILM FESTIVALS

Please send corrections and information on other indigenous film festivals to Jeanne Rubin, Festival Director at jeannerubin@iiirm.org.

Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A. CineMas Albuquerque Latino Film Festival
Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A. 3rd Annual Native Film Festival
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. 10th Cine Las Americas International Film Festival
Buenos Aires, Argentina, IX International Film Festival of Human Rights
Buenos Aires, Argentina, IX Festival Nacional de Cine y Video Documental, 2007
Buenos Aires, Argentina, VI International Festival of the Documentaries Three Continents: Asia, Africa and Latin America
Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. Indigenous Film & Arts Festival
Duncan, British Columbia, Canada, Cowichan International Aboriginal Film Festival 2007
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 12th Annual Dreamspeakers Film Festival
Eugene, Oregon, U.S.A. The Archaeology Channel International Film and Video Festival
Fargo, North Dakota, U.S.A. Fargo Film Festival Native American Voices
Inarintie, Finland, Indigenous Peoples' Film and TV Production Festival
Kautokeino, Norway, The 11th Sami Film Festival
Kiev, Ukraine, "Steps": International Rights Protection Film Festival
Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.A. Haskell Indian Nations University, Stories N'Motion Film Festival
Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.A. Augsburg College Native American Film Series New Voices in Native Media
Montréal, Québec, Canada 17th Edition First Peoples' Festival Film & Video Showcase/Présence authoctone
Moose Factory, Ontario, Canada, Weeneebeg Aboriginal Film and Video Festival
Moscow, Idaho, U.S.A. Sapatq'ayn Cinema
Northridge, California, U.S.A. 4th Annual Red Nation Film Festival
Nuremberg, Germany, 5th International Human Rights Film Festival Nuremberg
Palm Springs, California, U.S.A. Sixth Annual Palm Springs Native American Film Festival & Cultural Weekend
Papeete, Tahiti, 4th Annual International Oceania Documentary Film Festival
Paris, France, The Fifth International Human Rights Film Festival of Paris
Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A. Heard Museum Film Festival
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival
South Brisbane, Australia, Colourised Festival
Stuttgart and Leipzig, Germany, Indianer & Inuit, The North American Native Film Festival 2007

Sydney, Australia, Message Sticks Indigenous Film Festival
Toppenish, Washington, U.S.A. Third Annual Yakama Nation Native American Film Festival
Toronto, Canada, imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival
Tulalip, Washington, U.S.A. Tulalip Film Festival
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival

January

3rd Annual Native Film Festival
Steven Alvarez, Director
Alaska Native Heritage Center
8800 Heritage Center Drive
Anchorage, Alaska 99506
Phone: +1 907-330-8091; FAX: +1 907-330-8030
E-mail: salvarez@alaskanative.net; Website: www.alaskanative.net/225.asp
Festival Date(s): 12-13 January 2007

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Indigenous Peoples' Film and TV Production Festival
Marja-Riitta Lukkari, Producer
SIIDA, The Saami Museum
Inarintie, FI-99870 INARI
Phone: +358 (0)16-665-212: FAX: +358 (0)16-665-156
E-mail: mrlukkari@gmail.com; Website: http://www.siida.fi/skabma/800en.html
Festival Date(s): 25-29 January 2007

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4th Annual International Oceania Documentary Film Festival
Pierre Ollivier, FIFO Representative
FIFO Association
BP 1709 - 98713
Papeete
Tahiti
Phone: +689 544-536; Fax: +689 561-238
E-mail: info@fifotahiti.org; Website: http://www.filmfestivaloceanie.org/articles.php
Festival Date(s): 30 January-3 February 2007

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February

CineMas Albuquerque Latino Film Festival
Arts of the Americas Institute, MSC 04-2570
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico   87131
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 505-277-2286; FAX: +1 505-277-2221
Website: http://www.cinemasfestival.com/
Festival Date(s): 15-18 February 2007

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March

Fargo Film Festival Native American Voices
314 Broadway
Fargo, North Dakota 58102
Phone: +1 701-239-8385
E-mail: info@fargotheatre.org; Website: http://www.fargofilmfestival.com/index.html
Festival Date(s): 7-10 March 2007

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Sixth Annual Palm Springs Native American Film Festival & Cultural Weekend
Angie Valdericeda
Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
471 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Suite 231
Palm Springs California 92262
Phone: +1 760-778-1079, ext. 116; FAX: +1 760 322-7724
Website: http://www.accmuseum.org/
Festival Date(s): 14-18 March 2007

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Weeneebeg Aboriginal Film and Video Festival
Fred Rickard, Producer
P.O. Box 388
Moose Factory, Ontario P0L 1WO
Canada
Phone: +1 705-264-4785
E-mail: fredrickard@mac.com; Website: http://www.weeneebeg.ca/new.php
Festival Date(s): 17-20 March 2007

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Indianer & Inuit, The North American Native Film Festival 2007
Gunter Lange, Cultural Events Manager
Goethestrasse 35
D-78467 Konstanz
Germany
Phone: +49 (0)7531-57794
E-mail: gl@mace25.com; Website: www.mace25.com/en/filmfestival.html
Festival Date(s): 21-25 March 2007, Stuttgart; 28 March-1 April, Leipzig

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Sapatq'ayn Cinema (Formerly the University of Idaho Annual American Indian Film Festival)
Festival Venue: Kenworthy Theater, 508 South Main, Moscow, Idaho
Professor Janis (Jan) Johnson
American Indian Studies
University of Idaho
Moscow, Idaho 83844-1102
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 208-885-6156
E-mail: janjohn@uidaho.edu; Website: http://www.webpages.uidaho.edu/~rfrey/Sapatq'aynCinema.htm
Festival Date(s): 28-31 March 2007

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The Fifth International Human Rights Film Festival of Paris
Vincent Mercier, General Manager
Cinema Action Christine Odéon
4, rue Christine
Paris 75006
France
Phone: +33 (0)1 45-67-24-87
E-mail: vincent.mercier@alliance-cine.org; Website: http://www.alliance-cine.org/home.php
Festival Date(s): 28 March-2 April 2007

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April

The 11th Sami Film Festival
Anne Lajla Utsi, Festivalleder
Box 110
N-9521 Kautokeino
Norway
Phone: +47 9184-4123
E-mail: annelajla@filbmagoahti.no; Website: www.saami-easterfestival.org/index.html
Festival Date(s): 2-6 April 2007

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Stories N'Motion Film Festival
Haskell Indian Nations University  
Jakari Jackson 
155 Indian Avenue 
Lawrence, Kansas 66046
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 918-728-5234
E-mail: jakari.jackson@haskell.edu
Festival Date(s): 20-21 April 2007

Augsburg College Native American Film Series New Voices in Native Media
M. Elise Marubbio, Director
CB 115, Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota  55454
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 612-330-1523
E-mail: marubbio@augsburg.edu; Website: http://www.augsburg.edu/ais/filmseries/
Festival Date(s): 13-14 April 2007

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10th Cine Las Americas International Film Festival
Cine Las Americas
P.O. Box 1626
Austin, Texas 78767
U.S.A.
Phone and FAX: (1) 512-535-0765
E-mail: cine@cinelasamericas.org; Website: www.cinelasamericas.org/
Festival Date(s): 19–26 April 2007

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The Cowichan International Aboriginal Film Festival 2007
Louise McMurray, Festival Coordinator
Film Cowichan 
201-111 Station Street
Duncan, British Columbia V9l 1M8
Canada
Phone: +1 250-746-7930; FAX: +1 250-746-8130; Toll Free: +1 888-744-7930
E-mail: film@cowichan.net ; Website: http://aff.cowichan.net/
Festival Date(s): 26-28 April 2007

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May

The Archaeology Channel International Film and Video Festival
Featuring Dr. Louise Leakey as Keynote Speaker
Richard M. (Rick) Pettigrew, Ph.D., RPA, President and Executive Director
Archaeological Legacy Institute
4147 East Amazon Drive
Eugene, Oregon 97405
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 541-345-5538; FAX: +1 541-338-3109
E-mail: RPettigrew@aol.com; Website: www.archaeologychannel.org/content/TACfestival.shtml
Festival Date(s): 1-5 May 2007

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Message Sticks Indigenous Film Festival
Sydney Opera House in association with the Australian Film Commission and Indigenous Screen Australia
Sydney Opera House
GPO Box R239, Royal Exchange
Sydney, New South Wales 1225
Australia
Phone: +61 2-9250-7111; FAX: +61 2-9251-3943; FAX International: +61 2-9251-3843
E-mail: infodesk@sydneyoperahouse.com
Website: http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/sections/whats_on/boxoffice/event_details.asp?EventID=2223
Festival Date(s): 4-6 May 2007

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IX International Film Festival of Human Rights
Florencia Santucho, Artistic Director
Florida 274 PB, Capital Federal
Buenos Aires
Argentina
Phone: +54 (11) 4328-2978
E-mail: infofestival@derhumalc.org.ar; Website: www.derhumalc.org.ar/main_en.htm
Festival Date(s): May 2007 TBD

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June

12th Annual Dreamspeakers Film Festival
Dreamspeakers Festival Society
8726-112 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5B 0G6
Canada
Phone: +1 780-378-9609; FAX: +1 780-378-9611
E-mail: info@dreamspeakers.org; Website: www.dreamspeakers.org/
Festival Date(s): 4-9 June 2007

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17th Edition First Peoples' Festival Film & Video Showcase/Présence authoctone
André Dudemaine, Director of Cultural Activities
Terres en Vues / Land InSights
6865, rue Christophe Colomb, Suite 102
Montréal, Québec, H2S 2H3
Canada
Phone: +1 514-278-4040; FAX: +1 514-278-4224
E-mail: tev@nativelynx.qc.ca; Website: http://nativelynx.qc.ca
Festival Date(s): 11-21 June 2007

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July

Colourised Festival
Christine Peacock, Festival Director
P.O. Box 3220
South Brisbane 4101
Australia
Phone: (61) 7-31-391-373
E-mail: christine@colourise.com.au; Website: www.colourisedfestival.com.au/
Festival Date(s): 8-14 July 2007

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August

Tulalip Film Festival
Daniel Jones, Festival Director or Robin Carneen, Festival Coordinator
NWIC--Tulalip
C/O Film Festival Staff
6700 Totem Beach Rd.
Tulalip, Washington 98271
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 360-651-3570
E-mail: tffgeneral@nwic.edu; Website: http://www.nwic.edu/tulalipff/index.php

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September

October

5th International Human Rights Film Festival Nuremberg
International Human Rights Film Festival
c/o Filmhaus
Königstrasse 93
D - 90402 Nürnberg
Deutschland
Phone: +49 911-231-8329; FAX: +49 911-231-8330
E-mail: info@fitame.de; Website: http://www.humanrightsfilmfestival.org/index2.php?lang=en
Festival Date(s): 1-7 October 2007

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"Steps": International Rights Protection Film Festival
CETA “LIFE”
Festival Venue: Cinema House, Kiev, Ukraine
Igor Parfenov, Film Festival President
P.O. Box 9312
Kharkov 61003
Ukraine
Phone/FAX: +380-57-635-8321
E-mail: cetalife@mail.ru; Website: www.cetalife.com.ua
Festival Date(s): 4-7 October 2007

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IX Festival Nacional de Cine y Video Documental, 2007
Movimiento de Documentalistas
Piedras 730, CP 1070
Ciudad de Buenos Aires
Argentina
E-mail: festival@documentalistas.org.ar; Website: http://www.documentalistas.org.ar/index.shtml
Festival Date(s): 6-13 October 2007

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Indigenous Film & Arts Festival
Jeanne M. Rubin, Festival Director
International Institute for Indigenous Resource Management
444 South Emerson Street
Denver, Colorado 80209-2216
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 303-733-0481; FAX: +1 303-744-9808; Mobile: +1 303-261-6195
E-mail: jeannerubin@iiirm.org; Website: www.iiirm.org
Festival Date(s): 9-14 October 2007

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Heard Museum Film Festival
Wendy Weston, Film Festival Director
2301 North Central Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85004
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 602-252-8840
E-mail: wweston@heard.org ; Website: http://www.heard.org/NETCOMMUNITY/Page.aspx?&pid=508&srcid=545
Festival Date(s): 12-14 October 2007

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imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival
Amye Annett, Guest Services and Programming Coordinator
Toronto, Ontario
Canada
Phone: +1 416-585-2333
E-mail: aannett@imaginenative.org ; Website: http://www.imaginenative.org/
Festival Date(s): 17-21October 2007

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November

Third Annual Yakama Nation Native American Film Festival
Pam Fabela
Yakama Nation Cultural Heritage Center Heritage Theater
Highway 97 and Buster Road
Toppenish, WA 98948
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 509-865-2800, x1
E-mal: pamela@yakama.com
Festival Date(s): November 2007 (Specific dates to be announced)

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32nd Annual American Indian Film Festival
American Indian Film Institute, AIFI
333 Valencia St. Suite 322
San Francisco, California 94103
U.S.A.
Phone: +1 415-554-0525; FAX: (1) 415-554-0542
E-mail: aifisf@yahoo.com; Website: www.aifisf.com
Festival Date(s): 2-10 November 2007

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VI International Festival of the Documentaries Three Continents: Asia, Africa and Latin America
Movimiento de Documentalistas
Piedras 730, subsuelo, San Telmo
Buenos Aires
Argentina
Website: http://www.documentalistas.org.ar/
Festival Date(s): 2-10 November 2007

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Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival (WAFF)
PO Box 26074
R.P.O Maryland
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 3R3
Canada
Phone: +1-204-774-1375
E-mail: info@aboriginalfilmfest.com; Website: www.aboriginalfilmfest.org
Festival Date(s): 15-18 November 2007

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4th Annual Red Nation Film Festival
Joanelle Romero, Executive Director
9420 Reseda Boulevard, PMB 352
Northridge, California 91324-2974
U.S.A.
Phone: (1) 818-904-9256
E-mail: spiritworldproductions@worldnet.att.net or info@rednation.com; Website: http://www.rednation.com/about/filmfestival
Festival Date(s): 16-18 November 2007

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