My soul remainer

2017/ 5 min / united states

Laura Ortman's passionate and soulful MY SOUL REMAINER roars from the mountain tops with earth, water, air and fire accompanying. Featuring ballet legend Jock Soto.

Screening Saturday, April 7 3:15 pm

Director: Nanobah Becker

Director: Nanobah Becker

Award-winning writer/director Nanobah Becker is a member of the Navajo Nation. She earned her MFA in directing from Columbia University. THE 6th WORLD, a sci-fi short she wrote and directed, was an episode of online series FUTURESTATES (Season 3) and premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival. The National Gallery of Canada selected the film for inclusion in its prestigious exhibition SAKAHÀN: International Indigenous Art. Her award-winning short CONVERSION was official selection of the Sundance Film Festival, and FLAT screened at numerous festivals in the U.S. and beyond. She directed I LOST MY SHADOW by Laura Ortman, which won best Music Video at the imagineNative film + media arts festival. MY SOUL REMAINER is their second video. Recently, Nanobah was was a dialogue director on the Navajo language dubbing of Disney Pixar’s FINDING NEMO. She also produced award winning short SHIMÁSÁNÍ (Sundance), and is currently working on a feature doc called LIVING IN THE SHADOWS OF SERRA about the history of California’s Mission Indians. Nanobah is originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico.