OCTOBER 18 – 22, 2023

ᎤᏕᏲᏅ (What They’ve Been Taught) Poster

ᎤᏕᏲᏅ (What They’ve Been Taught)

United States/ 9 min

Release Year: 2022

Category: Indigenous, Women Made, Art

Premiere: San Diego Premiere

Director(s): Brit Hensel
Producer(s): Taylor Hensel, Adam Mazo, Kavita Pillay, Tracy Rector
Screenwriter(s): Told by Thomas Belt
Starring: Thomas Belt, John Henry Gloyne, Ernie Tiger, Elwood Gloyne, Waloshi Gloyne, Booger Gloyne, Beau Carroll, Johi Griffin, Bear Allison, Keli Gonzales, Tsinas Johnson, Sanoyi Johnson, Walel Johnson, JP Johnson

Synopsis: Filmed on the Qualla Boundary and Cherokee Nation, ᎤᏕᏲᏅ (What They’ve Been Taught) explores expressions of reciprocity in the Cherokee world, brought to life through a story told by an elder and first language speaker.


Available On Demand on Elevent Virtual Platform

Wednesday, October 19th – Sunday October 23rd