Syracuse University Human Rights Film Festival: Trick or Treaty?
Time: Sept. 30, 2016, 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location: Shemin Auditorium at Shaffer Art Building
Part of the Syracuse Symposium series.
Legendary Canadian and Abenaki filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin’s inspiring documentary reveals how collective challenges to settler colonialist interpretations of key treaties can bring political empowerment to indigenous communities as they fight for the protection of their lands and their natural resources. Screening features introduction and Q&A with filmmaker.
Trick or Treaty? (Alanis Obomsawin, 2014, Canada, 85 min, closed-captioned in English)
Syracuse University Humanities Center (College of Arts & Sciences)
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Principal Organizer: Tula Goenka, Television, Radio, Film