Firestarters Film Festival

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9.16.23 | 10:30am - 12:30pm (Recurring event)

A mini-film festival featuring Indigenous-made films to complement Macon’s Ocmulgee Indigenous Celebration.

Thursday, Sept. 14 at  7:30 p.m. – Bad Press, a documentary film about press freedom in the Muscogee Nation.

Friday, Sept. 15 at 12 p.m. – A lunch hour shorts block featuring a narrative love story Dead Bird Hearts and a sports documentary about women’s stickball, The Journey of Tiak Hikiya Ohoyo.

Friday, Sept. 15 at 7:30 p.m. – Fancy Dance, a narrative feature about a hustler trying to find her sister missing from the Seneca-Cayuga Reservation.

Saturday, Sept. 16 at 10:30 a.m. – This May Be the Last Time, a documentary story where star filmmaker Sterlin Harjo (Reservation Dogs) explores his own family’s history through hymns.

$10 single screening pass, $30 film pass of all four films, $150 VIP Pass featuring special receptions with food and drink and a ticket to Indigo Girls  BUY NOW


September 16, 2023
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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The Grand Opera House
651 Mulberry Street
Macon, 31201
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