Shash Jaa’: “Bears Ears”

Screen Shot 2018-02-04 at 11.32.01 PMThis is the new award-winning documentary film by Angelo Baca from the New York University’s Culture and Media Documentary Program in the Department of Anthropology’s PhD Program.

Synopsis: Shásh Jaa’ (Bears Ears) is a proposed 1.9 million acres of Utah wilderness considered sacred lands to the Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition (Navajo, Ute, Ute Mountain Ute, Hopi, Zuni) coming together to protect this pristine area from natural resource extraction and make this area a designated National Monument in collaborative management partnership with tribes.

“Shash Jaa’: Bears Ears” teaser trailer

Short Clip from “Shash Jaa’: Bears Ears”

 

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RECENT EVENTS AND BEARS EARS RELATED VIDEO

This fundraiser event is held on October 8, 2018 at the Natural History Museum of Utah. Last year’s event was a big success with over 300 attendees, as we celebrated indigenous foods, cultures, and the 8 Tribes of Utah. 

2018 MENU FLYER

BEARS EARS AND TRADITIONAL FOODS PROGRAM – INDIGENOUS FOODS DINNER, OCTOBER 8, 2018 @ 630-1030PM

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