High Falls Women in Film Series
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2022
7:30pm (Doors: 7:00pm)
Little Theatre 1 (240 East Ave.)
Standard ticket prices
Tickets available online in advance, or at the door.
ABOUT THE FILM
Inspired by true events, BEANS is about a Mohawk girl on the cusp of adolescence who must grow up fast and become her own kind of warrior during the armed stand-off known as the 1990 Oka Crisis.
92 mins | Drama | 2020 | Canada
English | Not Rated
Directed by Tracey Deer
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ABOUT THE PANEL
A writer and critic who has been featured by NPR, Slate, Nylon, High Country News, and more. She is a citizen of the Cherokee Nation and holds a Master of Legal Studies in Indigenous Peoples Law from the University of Oklahoma.
- Lauren Jimerson
Seneca, Heron clan. An artist and life coach that grew up on the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation.
- Angel Jimerson
A Seneca Two-Spirited being on a healing journey
ABOUT THE SERIES
The High Falls Women in Film Series focuses on storytelling from a women’s perspective, with independent and international films, mixing emerging and established female talent behind, and in front of, the lens.
The series is a continuation and celebrates the legacy of the High Falls Women’s Film Festival which, for more than 20 years, celebrated the artistry and innovation of women behind the camera, in leading roles on screen, and at the heart of storylines.