Six Nations Tourism Presents Movie Monday: Older Than America
Date: October 28 @ 7PM
Cost: Admission by Donation
Get ready for the intense thriller “Older Than America” on October 28th. Six Nations Tourism is excited to present this 2008 film from director Georgina Lightning, as October’s selection for #MovieMonday.
A woman’s haunting vision reveals a Catholic Priest’s sinister plot to silence her mother from speaking the truth about the atrocities that took place at her Native American “boarding school”. A contemporary drama of suspense, this movie delves into the lasting impact of the cultural genocide and loss of identity that occurred at these institutions across the United States and Canada.
Featuring Bradley Cooper and Adam Beach, “Older Than America” is Georgina Lightning’s first feature directorial debut.
Admission is by donation, and refreshments and popcorn will be provided. Don’t forget to bring your refillable water bottle, or purchase your very own from Six Nations Tourism.
“Older Than America” is a 2008 American suspense drama directed by Georgina Lightning and starring Adam Beach, Wes Studi, and Bradley Cooper. The film explores the devastating personal and cultural effects of the American Indian boarding schools on the members of a Native American family in Minnesota.
Showing will be at the Gathering Place by the Grand, with doors opening at 6:30PM. Arrive early for the best seat!