Mile Post 398 screenings announced

The all Navajo feature film "Mile Post 398" is currently screening in a number of communities in Arizona and New Mexico. The film "Mile Post 398" is about a Navajo man named Cloyd in his mid-30's living in Kayenta who is dealing with his alcohol problem. One day Cloyd decides to turn his life around by quitting alcohol and making amends with his wife, son and family. Although Cloyd may think this may be easy, he soon realizes how hard it is to face his demons and deal with the unrelenting peer pressure of his so-called friends.

The film utilized an all Navajo cast and crew from the Navajo Nation and a features an original score and sound track featuring the talents of Aaron White, Ethnic De Generation, Rising Conviction, Coalition, and Keddah. The film was also shot entirely on the Navajo Nation. The film will be shown at the following times and locations.

Friday, Feb. 9 at Many Farms High School Auditorium. General Admission is $7. Tickets will be available at the door and no children younger than five will be allowed. Showtimes: 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 10 at Neeb Hall, Arizona State University-Tempe campus. General Admission is $7. Advance Ticket sales only; Advance tickets are available through American Indian Student Support Services by phone: (480) 965-8044; Fax: (480) 965-7201; or Email: aisss@asu.edu. No children younger than five will be allowed. Showtimes: 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Shiprock High School Phil Thomas Center. General Admission is $7. Tickets will be available at the door and no children younger than five will be allowed. Showtimes: 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Saturday, March 3 at the El Morro Theatre in Gallup, N. M. General Admission is $7. Tickets will be available at the door and no children younger than five will be allowed. Showtimes: 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.

For more information email sheepheadfilms@yahoo.com. or visit www.sheepheadfilms.com.

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