SHORTS: SPEAK UP, STAND UP

Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film.
  • LUPITA (LUPITA. QUE RETIEMBLE LA TIERRA) LUPITA (LUPITA. QUE RETIEMBLE LA TIERRA)
  • OIL AND WATER OIL AND WATER
  • STONEWALL 2069 STONEWALL 2069
  • TANGLED ROOTS TANGLED ROOTS
  • WELCOME STRANGERS WELCOME STRANGERS

Showings

Online Screening Wed, Nov 11 12:00 PM
This film will be available to stream only in the US and US territories.
Film Details
Running Time:83
DOC NYC
Event Years:2020
Festival Section:Shorts Programs
Film Genres:African/African American
Women Directors
Politics
LGBTQIA
Human Rights
Activism
Women & Girls
Race
Indigenous
Latinx/Latin American
International
Law & Justice

Description

Disrupting the system.  (TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 83 MIN)

Oil and Water | Director: Anjali Nayar

The women of a northern Kenya community that has been exploited for oil unite to fight greed, patriarchy, and corrupt politics. (Canada, 14 MIN)

Stonewall 2069 | Director: Samuel Douek

The 1969 police raid of New York City’s Stonewall bar sparked the queer rights movement. What will the next 50 years of queer liberation look like? (UK, 8 MIN) 

Lupita | Director: Monica Wise Robles

Lupita, a Tsostil Maya massacre survivor, stands at the forefront of a new movement of indigenous women. (Mexico, 21 MIN) 

Tangled Roots | Director: Samantha Knowles

Attica Scott, the only Black woman in the Kentucky state legislature, fights to dismantle a system of discrimination against Black people penalized for something seemingly innocuous–their hair.  (USA, 19 MIN)

Welcome Strangers | Director: Dia Sokol Savage

In the suburbs of Denver, Colorado, Sarah has turned her home into a haven for immigrants newly-released from state custody.  (USA, 21 MIN)


Included with the screening ticket is an exclusive pre-recorded Q&A with Monica Wise Robles, Anjali Nayar, Samuel Douek, Samantha Knowles, Dia Sokol Savage (Filmmakers), immediately following the film.

Included Shorts

OIL AND WATER (14min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
STONEWALL 2069 (8min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
TANGLED ROOTS (19min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
LUPITA (LUPITA. QUE RETIEMBLE LA TIERRA) (21min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
WELCOME STRANGERS (21min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More