Back to the calendar
Nov
7
Family Film Screening: Smoke Signals
By Ute Indian Museum

Smoke Signals

This award winning film is a humorous yet serious story about Victor, a young man who Director Chris Eyre describes as "trying to forgive his father." The movie gives us a glimpse into the contemporary Native American world, and is created by an almost exclusively Native American cast.

Young Indian man Thomas is a nerd in his reservation, wearing oversize glasses and telling everyone stories no-one wants to hear. His parents died in a fire in 1976, and Thomas was saved by Arnold. Arnold soon left his family (and his tough son Victor), and Victor hasn't seen his father for 10 years. When Victor hears Arnold has died, Thomas offers him funding for the trip to get Arnold's remains, but only if Thomas can also go with him. Thomas and Victor hit the road.

Rated PG-13

 

Date
November 07
Time
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Ute Indian Museum
17253 Chipeta Road
Montrose, Colorado United States
Ute Indian Museum
Categories
Wheelchair accessible
Yes
General ticket price
Free
Member ticket price
Free
Donation link