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29th June | 18:15 -

Fancy Dance + Recorded Q&A (Open Caption) at Pálás Cinema

Since her sister’s disappearance, Jax (Lily Gladstone) has cared for her niece Roki (Isabel Deroy-Olson) by scraping by on the Seneca-Cayuga reservation in Oklahoma. Every spare minute goes into finding her missing sister while also helping Roki prepare for an upcoming powwow. At the risk of Jax losing custody to Roki’s grandfather, Frank (Shea Whigham), the pair hit the road and scour the backcountry to track down Roki’s mother in time for the powwow. What begins as a search gradually turns into a far deeper investigation into the complexities and contradictions of Indigenous women moving through a colonized world while at the mercy of a failed justice system. Gladstone stars alongside Deroy-Olson, Ryan Begay, Crystle Lightning, with Audrey Wasilewski and Whigham.

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Director Erica Tremblay and recorded by Reclaim The Frame, a UK charity that champions marginalised perspectives in cinema. The film and the Q+A will be presented with captioning.

Event Date
29th June 2024 - 29th June 2024
Event Time
18:15 -
Event Category Venue
Pálás
Location
Latin Quarter
Event Address
15 Merchants Rd Lower,
Galway
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Ticket Price
€9.50/12.50
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