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Zibi Yajdan / The River Tells It

Directors: Brit Hensel, Taylor Hensel
Short Film
Running Time:8:01 minutes
Event Date(s)
12:00 AM
Thursday, November 12
Streaming On-demand

Zibi Yajdan tells the story of the Kalamazoo River and her relationship to the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Pottawatomi people (Gun Lake Tribe) in the wake of the Enbridge Pipeline 6B oil spill. The Tribe leads efforts to restore and protect the Kalamazoo River, whose waters give life to habitats and natural resources intricately connected to the culture and identity of the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish people.

Screening in the Gassy Webcap Shorts block.