Big Sky Documentary Film Festival: Schoolhouse Docs

Wed Feb 21 2018, 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM

A View From The Window: An immersive glimpse of a school day through the eyes of deaf children. (8 min)

The Artifact Artist: Uprooted from the forests of Connecticut to move to New York City, 9 year old Scott Jordan declared, ‘I won’t be a city kid!’ 45 years later, Scott is an urban archeologist, an Indiana Jones in Gotham, if you will. By hand digging out old privies, cisterns and landfills across the five boroughs, Scott preserves New York City history by creating artifact art with the treasures he finds. (26 min)

Ladies First: The survival story of Deepika Kumari follows a girl born on the roadside to abject poverty in rural India, who’s relationship with archery has helped her trail blaze in a male-dominated world. Following Deepika’s dream of becoming the first Indian woman to win an Olympic Gold Medal, LADIES FIRST is an inspirational story that captures one woman’s struggle to overcome life’s obstacles with zeal and strength. (39 min)

Location: MCT 425 E. Broadway Missoula, MT