I Stand: The Guardians of the Water:

deadCenter Film Festival

Friday, June 9, 3:00 pm

*Online ticket sales are available to OKCMOA Film Society members beginning at 10:00 am on May 25. (Quantities are limited)


I Stand: The Guardians of the Water is a feature documentary from Oklahoma filmmaker Kyle Kauwika Harris, who is a member of the Choctaw Nation. The film captures the indigenous voices of those on the ground at Standing Rock Reservation who stand in opposition to the Dakota Access pipeline and fight for the protection of their sacred land and water. Harris’ film offers an unrestricted view of one of the largest peaceful protests and gatherings of Native Americans in U.S. history.

Screens with short films, Dig it if You Can and Running Eagle.


60 min / OK

Director: Kyle Kauwika Harris

Producer: Kyle Kauwika Harris

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