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Dawnland Screening - University of Maine - Machias


Dawnland, A film by ADAM MAZO and BEN PENDER-CUDLIP

Sponsored by Psychology & Community Studies with the help of the Libra Foundation, The University of Maine - Machias is hosting a screening of Dawnland, A Documentary About Cultural Survival and Stolen Children - The Story of the Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC).

The feature-length documentary Dawnland follows the TRC to contemporary Wabanaki communities to witness intimate, sacred moments of truth-telling and healing. With exclusive access to this groundbreaking process and never-before-seen footage, the film reveals the untold narrative of Indigenous child removal in the United States.

Denise Altvater, Maine-Wabanaki REACH Board Member, will facilitate a follow up discussion with Q&A.

This event is free and open to the public. Contributions supporting Maine-Wabanaki REACH's ongoing work in Native and Maine Communities are welcomed. Please visit:

For a current schedule of film screenings of Dawnland here in Maine and across the country visit :

September 24, 2018 at 6:00pm - 8pm
Performing Arts Center
116 Obrien Ave
Machias, ME 04654
United States
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Barbara Kates · · 207-951-4874