SACRED WATER: STANDING ROCK Part 1, by Michelle Latimer / VICE / 2016 / Canada / 44 min / PG

SACRED WATER is part of a compelling 8 part documentary series called RISE for Viceland showcasing the global Indigenous movement across the Americas which are rising up to protect their ancestral homelands and the environment. Sacred Water is a timely look at Indigenous activism and the impacts of colonization showcasing candid interviews, historical context, and a moving soundtrack. This film delivers profound insight into the struggles around protecting sacred lands and waters which are happening in many places today.

Upcoming Screenings

August 30, 2017 – Niagara Falls, ON
7pm @ Seneca Queen Theatre, 4624 Queen Street, Downtown Niagara Falls ON L2E 2L7
Tickets: P.W.Y.C (Pay What You Can)

Past Screenings

June 22, 2017, Owen Sound, ON
8pm @ The Roxy Theatre, 251 9th Street East, Owen Sound, ON


About Indigenous 150+  /

INDIGENOUS 150+ is a film and conversation series that honours First Nations, Inuit and Métis culture, history and teachings and is part of a movement to put Indigenous voices at the centre of Canada 150 Commemorations.


  • July 31, 2017, 1:58 pm  

    Sago/Greetings from Six Nations of the Grand River Territory,
    CKRZ 100.3 community radio would like to inquire if we could be a communications support for your upcoming August screening of RISE. We have a Community Bulletin Board segment in which your event could be heard 3 times per day 5 days per week and 2 times on Saturdays.
    Contact me (Ralph) at 519-445-4140 to further discuss. Nia:wen

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      August 21, 2017, 11:00 pm

      Greetings Ralph – Sorry for the delay in responding. It would be interesting to find out a little bit more though I realise there is not much time. I lost my phone today so even tricker to speak now. I will try and be in touch tomorrow. Cheers JoAnne

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