Native Wisdom Film Festival


This series of four short documentaries feature Oregon and Alaskan Native people as they discuss the impact of a changing environment on the lives of Native peoples of the Northwest along with their rich cultural arts. Accompanying the films will be a selection of shorts made by emerging Native filmmakers from Wisdom’s Native Film Academy.

The Native Arts and Cultures Foundation is proud to be a sponsor of the Native Film Academy through our Community Inspiration Program.

The following screening dates have been announced:

  • April 15, 2017 at the Whitsell Auditorium in Portland, Ore.
  • Tuesday, April 25 – Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI), in Portland, Ore.
  • Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29 – University of Oregon’s Many Nations Longhouse, in Eugene, Ore.
  • May 17-20 – Oregon State University Traditional Ecological Knowledge Conference at Oregon State University Longhouse in Corvallis, Ore.

For updates on these events, please contact Wisdom of the Elders: Miranda at (503) 775-4014 or email

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