STAND WITH STANDING ROCK Trailer is a preview from the upcoming film produced by Academy Award Winner Patricia Arquette and Directed by American Indian Film Festival Winner Robby Romero. Scheduled for released in the summer of 2017, the film documents the Historical Spiritual Resistance to the illegal Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) and the unlawful response from the North Dakota Sheriff’s Office and DAPL’s private army against unarmed women, children and men.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA: EARTH REVOLUTION (written and performed by Ta’Kaiya Blaney and directed by Robby Romero) won best music video at the 41st Annual American Indian Film Festival. The Award Show was held Friday night November 11, 2016 at the Fillmore Heritage Center in San Francisco, California.
During a live performance by Ta’Kaiya Blaney and Robby Romero, Robby addressed the crowd with a passionate call to action to Stand in Solidarity with Stand Rock. Since April 2016 over 300 Native Nations, friends and allies from around the world have come together at Oceti Sakowin Camp at Standing Rock in what has become an historic Spiritual Resistance to the “Black Snake” Dakota Access Pipe Line. Ta’Kaiya and Robby closed their performance with what Robby called the Oceti Sakowin Camp Song BORN ON THE REZ
ROBBY ROMERO AND TA’KAIYA BLANEY
TO PERFORM AT THE FORTY FIRST ANNUAL
AMERICAN INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL
SAN FRANCISCO, CA: Eagle Thunder Recording Artists Robby Romero and Ta’Kaiya Blaney will be performing at the FORTY FIRST annual AMERICAN INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL’s much anticipated awards show. Ta’Kaiya Blaney will be performing two new songs and Robby Romero will be traveling from Oceti Sakowin Camp at Standing Rock to make a special appearance with a sneak preview of a new camp song BORN ON THE REZ written by Robby Romero in Solidarity with Standing Rock and the Water Protectors on the frontlines.
The FORTY FIRST annual AMERICAN INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL will be held on Friday November 11, 2016 at the Fillmore Heritage Center, 1310 Fillmore Street, San Francisco. Doors open at 6pm, Awards show at 7pm. Tickets are $20 advance/$25 door.
EARTH REVOLUTION, the new music picture from Native Children’s Survival Youth Ambassador Ta’Kaiya Blaney is a 2016 AMERICAN INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL Nominee and screened at the Festival’s evening programme on November 10, 2016.