Local Sightings 2018 – Films of Vi Hilbert

9/23/2018 | Northwest Film Forum

Film & Media Arts Capitol Hill/Central District

Vi Hilbert (1918-2008) was a member and noted elder of the Upper Skagit tribe. Her first language was Lushootseed, a Coast Salish language found in the Puget Sound region of western Washington state. During her long and productive life, Vi Hilbert played a major role in the revitalization of the language and culture of the First People of the Pacific Northwest.

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