Hilbulb Cultural Center Film Festival 2013
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2015 FILM FESTIVAL

This year’s theme was “Language: Our Living Treasure” xʷgʷədgʷatəd: ʔəshəliʔ tiʔiɬ sʔabadəbčəɬ. The Hibulb Cultural Center welcomed documentaries, feature films, shorts, music documentaries, and music videos for this year’s film festival held on Saturday, September 19, 2015.

2015 Film Festival Awards

  Feature Short Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st te dxʷlilap 1910 ʔaciɬtalbixʷ sč´ədəbaltxʷ, Tulalip 1910 Shaker Church David Spencer  
2nd Simplicity Tomer Werechson https://vimeo.com/116774201
3rd Prayer for Summer Camp 2015 Lois Landgrebe  
  Feature Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Our Sacred Obligation, 2014 Totem Pole Journey Freddie Lane https://www.facebook.com/oursacredobligation
2nd Who are My People Robert Lundahl http://whoaremypeople.com/
3rd Leschi, the Man, the Warrior, Our Chief Freddie Lane https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7Hkht3vcAo
  Documentary Short Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Leschi, the Man, the Warrior, Our Chief Freddie Lane https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7Hkht3vcAo
2nd Smoking Salmon with Gilbert King George Gilbert and Tallis King George https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ILxPOmmLVNs
3rd Prayer for Summer Camp 2015 Lois Landgrebe  
  Documentary Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Our Sacred Obligation, 2014 Totem Pole Journey Freddie Lane https://www.facebook.com/oursacredobligation
2nd Unconquering the Last Frontier Robert Lundahl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Evv2wwzrM5Q
3rd Song on the Water Robert Lundahl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQtunWokWMc
  Experimental Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Simplicity Tomer Werechson https://vimeo.com/116774201
  Acting/Male Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Simplicity (Itamar Chen Menache) Tomer Werechson https://vimeo.com/116774201
2nd Simplicity (Itzik Farhi) Tomer Werechson https://vimeo.com/116774201
  Acting/Female Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Simplicity (Nurit Zilbersheid) Tomer Werechson https://vimeo.com/116774201
2nd Simplicity (Nadia Rova) Tomer Werechson https://vimeo.com/116774201
  Music Video Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Start by Believing (Star Nayea) Freddie Lane https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6H8nfIbGjc
2nd Mystic Rez-Wide (Mystic) Ryan Craig https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1nbQyvCSlpw
  Directing Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Our Sacred Obligation, 2014 Totem Pole Journey Freddie Lane https://www.facebook.com/oursacredobligation
2nd Song on the Water Robert Lundahl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQtunWokWMc
3rd Who are My People Robert Lundahl http://whoaremypeople.com/
  Youth Documentary Short Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Leaving Her Art, Shoshanna’s Mural @ YNTS Lance Sampson-Ohms  
  Youth Experimental Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Space Odessey Freddie Lane/Damon Jones https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6btW4M1bVUo
2nd Drive to LaPush Freddie Lane/Clint Black https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tswMHPsLf1A
  Youth Music Video Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st One Wish Freddie Lane/Kenneth Ward https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1RDFsW97kM
2nd Drive to LaPush Freddie Lane/Clint Black https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tswMHPsLf1A
3rd Apart of Me Freddie Lane/Shayrena Penn https://www.youtube.com/user/Phreddielane
  Youth Performance/Male Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Look What You’ve Done (Marcus Obi)h Freddie Lane/Marcus Obi https://www.youtube.com/user/Phreddielane
2nd One Wish (Kenneth Ward) Freddie Lane/Kenneth Ward https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1RDFsW97kM
  Youth Performance/Female Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Leaving her Art, Shoshanna’s Mural @ YNTS (Shoshanna Tahkeal) Lance Simpson Ohms  
2nd Apart of Me (Sharyena Penn) Freddie Lane/Shayrena Penn https://www.youtube.com/user/Phreddielane
3rd One Wish Freddie Lane/Kenneth Ward https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1RDFsW97kM
  Tulalip Feature Short Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st te dxʷlilap 1910 ʔaciɬtalbixʷ sč´ədəbaltxʷ, Tulalip 1910 Shaker Church David Spencer  
2nd Prayer for Summer Camp 2015 Lois Landgrebe https://vimeo.com/116774201
  Tulalip Music Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st te dxʷlilap 1910 ʔaciɬtalbixʷ sč´ədəbaltxʷ, Tulalip 1910 Shaker Church David Spencer  
  Tulalip Performance/Female Submitted by Film/Artist Information
1st Prayer for Summer Camp 2015 Lois Landgrebe https://vimeo.com/116774201
  Youth Best Overall Submitted by Film/Artist Information
  Look What You’ve Done Freddie Lane/Marcus Obi https://www.youtube.com/user/Phreddielane
  Best Overall Submitted by Film/Artist Information
  Our Sacred Obligation, 2014 Totem Pole Journey Freddie Lane https://www.facebook.com/oursacredobligation
  Heritage Award Submitted by Film/Artist Information
  Virginia Beavert, PhD, Yakama Special Recognition for a Significant Role in Language and Cultural Sharing
  Jason Gobin, Tulalip Special Recognition for a Significant Role in Cultural Sharing
  Lifetime Achievement Submitted by Film/Artist Information
  Carmen Pastores-Joe, Upper Skagit Special Recognition for a Significant Role in Coast Salish Entertainment, Storytelling, Language, and Cultural Sharing


2014 FILM FESTIVAL

This year’s theme was "Family, Through Our Eyes". The Hibulb Cultural Center welcomed documentaries, feature films, shorts, music documentaries and music videos for this year’s film festival held on Saturday, September 20, 2014.

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2014 Film Festival Award Winners

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2014 Film Submissions

"Anniversary" by Ray and Migdalia Etheridge, Feature Short. A tribute to the old black-and-white TV sitcoms of the 1950s, it is the couple's seventh anniversary, and it may be their last.

"Coming Back: Restoring the Skokomish Watershed" by Joseph Pavel, Skokomish Watershed Action Team, Documentary Short. Members of the Skokomish Watershed Action Team have been collaborating for a decade on how to best restore the Skokomish watershed located at the southern end of Hood Canal in Western Washington. From federal agencies to the Skokomish Tribe to private citizens, this is the story of how these very different groups have worked to restore the Skokomish river after decades of logging and development in the area.

"Frozen Food" by Avivit Myasnikov, Documentary Short. Hadar Oshri has never been a slim girl and has always loved to sing. Following countless diets along the years, her doctors recommend bariatric surgery. This film escorts Hadar on her way to the surgery and after, through a complicated relationship.

"Hibernation" by Tomer Werechson, Documentary Short. The perspectives of a documentarian who spends one day with his grandfather who is contending with Alzheimer's, as the past and present get blurred through his grandfather's life story.

"Hole in the Stomach" by Avivit Myasnikov, Feature Short. Natalie is fighting a war against her destiny and the feeling that her body betrays her. Together with her husband, they are struggling the long journey on the way to becoming parents.

"Treasure Hunt" by Nadan Pines, Documentary Feature. Despite loving each other dearly, Nadan's dad and only sister Naama haven't met for the last 15 years. This tells the story of Nadan's attempt to get these two unique characters back together, an optimistic mission which boils down to recreating one special event: preparing a "treasure hunt" game for Naama’s upcoming birthday – a long forgotten family tradition.

"Beautiful Warriors" by Dawn Karima Pettigrew and Kirk Dapo. Music Video. ‘Beautiful Warriors’ is an honor song for Veterans and Warriors, written and sung by Dawn Karima with music by Cloudwalker, from THE DESIRE OF NATIONS, the 2013 Native American Music Award Winner for Best Gospel.

"Blackroot" by Ben Kadie and Jack Flynn. Feature Short. A young Tulalip boy grieves the loss of his grandmother by camping out with friends and facing his fears. Features local talent Lois Landgrebe and Areal GoodVoice.

"A Daniel A. Jones Family Study 2014" by Daniel Jones. Documentary. This is the study of Daniel’s ancestry and an introduction to additional Moses ancestry that has joined his own. Directed by Tulalip member Aaron Jones.

"The Miracle of Us" by Dawn Karima Pettigrew and Lauren Kleeman. Music Video. Written and sung by Dawn Karima, ‘The Miracle of Us’ features Cloudwalker, Nightshield and Tee-Rawk from THE DESIRE OF NATIONS, the 2013 Native American Music Award Winner for Best Gospel.

"Trail of Tears" by Dawn Karima Pettigrew and Olivia Porter. Written and sung by Dawn Karima, ‘Trail of Tears’ features Cloudwalker, Mista Futuristic and Tee-Rawk from THE DESIRE OF NATIONS, the 2013 Native American Music Award Winner for Best Gospel.

"Family: The Story of the 2012-2013 Wapato Boy’s Basketball Team" by Ryan Craig. Feature. The Wapato Wolfpack boys’ basketball team completed the 2011-2012 season one victory short of its ultimate goal-the WIAA boys’ basketball AA tournament. With a pack mentality, hard work, and renewed dedication, this group of hungry wolves resolved they would reach their state goal next season. Sit back and enjoy the journey.

"Quiet Contemplation" by Derek Jones. Music Video. 'Quiet Contemplation', from the album A GOOD DAY, is an evocative photo video for the solo instrumental piano piece.

2013 Film Festival

2013 Film Festival Videos

  • Hibulb Cultural Center 'How to Clean an Acequia' by Clyde James Aragon

    "How to Clean
    an Acequia"
    Clyde James Aragon

  • Hibulb Cultural Center 'The Elements of Ice' Dawn Karima Petigrew, Runner Up Best Documentary Short, 3rd Place Best Acting

    "The Elements of Ice"
    Dawn Karima Petigrew
    Runner Up -- Best
    Documentary Short
    3rd Place Best Acting

  • Hibul Cultural Center Film Festival, Daniel Jones, Runner Up Best Animation

    "Numberlution"
    Daniel Jones
    Runner Up --
    Best Animation

  • Hibulb Cultural Center 'Manifest Destiny II', Ellen Mueller, Best Experimental

    "Manifest Destiny III"
    Ellen Mueller
    Best Experimental

  • Hibulb Cultural Center 'MForst Lesson in Love', Tomer Werechson, Best Short Film

    "First Lesson in Love"
    Tomer Werechson
    Best Short Film

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2013 Film Festival Award List

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