Yá'át'ééh Abiní

MorningStar Angeline | Short Drama
Navajo | United States| 2019 | 12 min
International Premiere

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 | 8:45pm
Red Snow
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 1

Crystal is haunted by her father's death from a global virus that has ravaged her native Navajo Nation. Under constant surveillance from an unknown military, she must learn to embrace her visions, memories and dreams to both survive and rediscover what may be left of the world.


MorningStar Angeline (Navajo, Chippewa, Blackfoot) was born in Santa Fe, NM and participated in local theatre and acting programs growing up to go onto studying acting while attending college in California. She has received acting awards from the American Indian Film Festival, Institute of American Indian Arts and honoured by the New Mexico Film & Television Hall of Fame. She was a Sundance 2018 Native Lab Fellow for her short film 'Yá'át' ééh Abíní'.