Back by popular demand Mile Post 398 will be screening at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. this Thursday, April 19, at Tonalea Day School. Tickets are $7 per person and are available at the door on the day of the show. A portion of the proceeds will go toward the Tonalea School Athletic Program. Event organizers are also hoping to raise awareness about drug, alcohol and suicide prevention.
So, come see this original Navajo-produced film that people are talking about!
Mile Post 398 is the first full-length feature film from award winning (2005 American Indian Film Festival-Best Public Service Award for "G Methamphetamine on the Navajo Nation) Navajo directors Shonie and Andee De La Rosa. Mile Post 398 is the first film of its kind to be produced entirely on the Navajo Nation and utilize an entire Navajo cast and crew. A unique and original soundtrack was also used for Mile Post 398. The film features the music of Navajo musicians: Coalition, Ethnic De Generation, Keddah, and Aaron White.
Mile Post 398 will be available on DVD in late April For more information, additional screening dates and how to order a copy of the film visit www.sheepheadfilms.com.