In Other News, February 2023
Hosts: Roey McCowan, Ormund Alaois
News: Ezra Dan
Freelance Journalist Nat Herz
ATMI producer Edison Wallace-Moyer interviews freelance journalist Nat Herz. After working for the Anchorage Daily News and Alaska Public Media, Herz has set off on his own, creating The Northern Journal, a subscription-based news platform that reports and comments on Alaska’s environment, energy industry, government and politics.
Nyla Innuksuk, Director of “Slash/Back”
Nyla Innuksuk directed the sci-fi horror film Slash/Back about a group of Native teenage girls living in a small community of Pang, near the Arctic Circle who are forced to fight for their lives against an alien invasion. It premiered at the 2022 SXSW Film Festival. ATMI producers Ezra Dan and Kendrick Whiteman spoke with her about the making of the movie.