February 16, 2009
The film 'Skins' will be shown for free on Wednesday evening at 5:30 p.m. in the Grey Rock room of the Lory Student Center.
Skins, based on the novel by Adrian C. Louis, is the impressive second feature of Native American director Chris Eyre (Smoke Signals).
For police officer Rudy Yellow Lodge, the painful legacy of Indian existence is brought home every night as he locks up drunk and disorderly Indians, including his own alcoholic brother, Mogie. Rudy''s frustrations with alcoholism on the "rez" ... lead him to take the law into his own hands, but his trail of vengeance ends tragically when he unwittingly injures Mogie. Stars Graham Greene, Eric Schweig.
This film is brought to you by Campus Activities: Diversity and Social Justice Programs and GUIDE.
Contact: Vani Narayana
Phone: (970) 491-4291