WORLD Premiere
37:31 m / Documentary Short / USA

Saturday, November 9, 2019
Laemmle Music Hall | 1:00pm to 1:35pm | Program One 

“Forward, Together” – Stories from the National Gathering of American Indian Veterans brings together interviews from Native veterans, veteran service providers, tribal leaders, and more to educate the public on Native peoples’ contributions to the U.S. military and the unique challenges they face while and after serving

Director: Joseph Podlasek
Producer: Joseph Podlasek

Includes a post screening Q&A with the director (s)

Director (s)

Mr. Podlasek is a citizen of the LCO Ojibwe Tribe in Northern WI and is of Polish descent. He is the father of three great children who are also citizens of LCO, who in addition have Tribal affiliations with the Pit River and Wintun tribes of CA from their mother. Mr. Podlasek (Joe P), moved in July 2013 full time to establish the Trickster Art Gallery, a not for profit organization that focuses is on creating awareness and cultural education through education programs in the, arts, veterans and fatherhood services.

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