WORLD Premiere
20:00 m / Animated Short / U.S.A.

Thursday, November 14, 2019
Laemmle Music Hall | 5:00pm to 6:30pm | Program | On the Red is Green Carpet (arrivals 4:00pm)

Short animation based on real experiences with supernatural incidents in Tovowahamatu (Big Pine, CA) with local tribal members. Film is based in the 1990’s and is entirely in Paiute language.

Director: Sage Andrew Romero
Animator: Sage Andrew Romero

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

Director (s)

Sage Andrew Romero is a member of the Tovowahamatu Numu (Big Pine Paiute) and Tuah-Tahi (Taos Pueblo) Tribes. He is an accomplished Hoop Dancer and has traveled internationally sharing the Culture of his people through song, story, dance and art. Sage also strives to be a positive role model for the Native youth and lives a life of Sobriety away from Drugs and Alcohol. Through culture an multimedia he hopes to instill pride within the youth and indigenous communities so they may continue carrying on the traditions on for future generations.

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