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2017 Solid Screen tour to the GlassHouse Mountains

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2017 SOLID SCREEN Festival

at Nungeena Saturday 29 April 2017. 
Streek Road, Sunshine Coast.  Beginning at Sunset.
cyberTribe presents SOLID - an International Festival of the Screen.  SOLID Screen Festival includes a range of short film works from invited Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Native Canadian and other Indigenous women Digital Storytellers that express the current state of culture in this political climate.



Lynn Chapman, Semah Mokak-Wischki, Paulsy Casely-Hayford, Michelle Blakeney and Jenny Fraser introduced their films.

The SOLID Screen Festival held on the 29th April 2017 screened works by women artists, and was open to the public, for all women and children.

First Nations Telegraph News Story



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SOLID SCREEN 2017 is presented by Jenny Fraser and supported by Jirun Council, Nungeena and Screen Queensland.

2016 SOLID SCREEN Festival Gold Coast * Australasia Pacific

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2016 SOLID SCREEN Festival Gold Coast * Australasia Pacificat Tallebudgera Creek Friday 9 September 2016. 
Performances began at Sunset 
facebook event page : https://www.facebook.com/events/284334678595634
First Nations Telegraphnews articlehere

SOLID SCREEN Festival presents work by Indigenous Women ScreenMakers and acknowledges historically important screen culture. 
2016 SOLID SCREEN Festival Australasia Pacific took place at the Tallebudgera on the Gold Coast in South East Queensland, Australia.
This event is a gift to the community so all women, men and children were welcome to attend this free screening and performance night. 
The event kicked off on the southern shore of Tallebudgera Creek with Sunset Performances by Yoyo Tuki and also the Arakwal Dubay Dancers who then lead the viewers into the screening.  The Arakwal Dubay Dancers are a dance troupe that practice and perform traditional dance. They often perform at gatherings and key regional events including NAIDOC week, The Blues …

SOLID in Aotearoa New Zealand

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presenting about SOLID : a screenmakers retreat, festival and yarning circle for Indigenous women, at The Healing Our Spirit Worldwide Gathering in Aotearoa New Zealand on November 17


> see the whole HOSW gathering program:http://hosw.com/sites/default/files/HOSW%20schedule%20v8%201%2022102015.pdf

> HOSW facebook event https://www.facebook.com/events/1464013690582608

SOLID SCREEN in Hawaii

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SOLID SCREEN Sisters had a hosted screening by The Hawai'i Women in Filmmaking on 27th October at 6pm
FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | From 6:00 pm. to 7:30 pm 
NEW Location: c/o Hawaii Filmmakers Collective 3167 Waialae Ave, Honolulu, HI 96816
https://www.facebook.com/events/489717287855723


what's something ancient that binds Hawaii and the Gold Coast together? ...Macadamia nuts native to east coast Australia were brought to Hawaii from Pimpama in the 1800's - they've been an industry in Hawaii ever since  * had to give some out during the SOLID screening - nobody said no 


SOLID SISTERS screen in Mexico

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SOLID SISTERS were invited to screen in Mexico for the Festival de Cine y Video Kayche' Tejidos Visuales held in Merida, Yucatan from September 27 - October 3, 2015




SOLID SCREEN Festival 2015 at The Cairns Institute

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cyberTribe presents SOLID - an International Festival of the Screen. 
SOLID Screen includes a range of screenings from invited Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Native Canadian and Maori screen storytellers, that respond to important transformations that have reconfigured opportunities for experimental arts, remix and media arts practice, in recent times.
The SOLID Screen Festival held on the 16th September 2015 screened works by women artists, it was open to the public, and welcomed men, women and children. The screen makers are interdisciplinary practitioners from artforms such as animation, video, interactive media, photography, writing, performance, film and new media arts backgrounds. The screening took place at The Cairns Institute, Smithfield Campus, Far North Queensland. SOLID SCREEN Festival was a pre-conference event for The Tropics of the Imagination. Celebrating 15 years of cyberTribe online gallery events and exhibitions in 2015. and launching World Screen…

the inaugural SOLID SCREEN FESTIVAL 2014

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--------------------------------------------------------------- THE INAUGURAL SOLID SCREEN FESTIVAL was in July 2014

cyberTribe was pleased to present the SOLID SCREEN FESTIVAL which was held near Ravenshoe in Far North Queensland on Sunday the 20th July, 2014.

SOLID Screen is an International Indigenous Festival of the screen, the first of which was held at Innot Hot Springs and open to the public. 

Solid Screen includes a range of work from screen queens that specialise in a range of contemporary practices. The screenings respond to important transformations that have reconfigured opportunities for experimental arts, remix and media practice, internationally, in recent times.

We aim to deliver Indigenous specific screen components to allow opportunities for Indigenous screen artists and artsworkers to develop professionally, develop greater understanding of new media and inter-disciplinary practices, and gain critical feedback on personal projects.

The Far North of Australia has a great d…