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Sunday, March 10 • 2:15pm - 3:22pm
UmoNhoN Iye The Omaha Speaking

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USA - 67 minutes
Filmmaker in attendance

Director/Producer: Brigitte Timmerman
Writer: Brigitte Timmerman, Scott Conrad/Editer A.C.E.
Narrated by: Tatanka Means
Interviews by: Winona Caramony, Glenna Slater, Happy Carmona, Octa Keen, Rufas White, Eugene Pappan, Vida Stabler, Gennevieve Robinson, Eunice Cline, Rudi Mitchell, Tim Grant, Taylor Keen, Kathleen Gilpin, Edwin Walker, Lucille Thomas, Fran Vogel, Catherine Mitchel, Wilhelm Meya

Only a handful of Native American fluent speakers remain of the Omaha Tribe. Fluent speaking elders reflect on growing up speaking their native language, the efforts that were taken from outsiders to phase it out and why it is so important to preserve it. Hopefulness is expressed by the elders and a dedicated group of educators attempt to keep their language alive.




Sunday March 10, 2019 2:15pm - 3:22pm
Aksarben Cinema - #4 2110 S 67th Street, Omaha, NE

Attendees (32)