tag: film

National Bison Range
Land that was taken from the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes was finally returned after more than a century.
Jordan Dresser
In the latest episode of Reconciliation Rising, hear from Jordan Dresser, a documentary filmmaker and chairman of the Northern Arapaho Nation.
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Native talent is largely absent from this year’s Oscars, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t some standout work on screens.
Scott Badenoch
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Cherokee Nation Film Office
Together, we are changing the narrative about Native peoples and culture.
Cherokee Nation Film Office
The Cherokee Nation is launching a program to provide up to $1 million in incentives for productions filmed on the tribe’s reservation.
Long Line of Ladies
The Sundance Film Festival features a wide range of films from Native creators.
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Join Native America Calling to get tips from the pros about what it takes to be a face in the movie crowd.
Sooyii
With a dialogue entirely in the Blackfeet language, a new film is an exercise in language revitalization.
Pure Grit
The documentary film “Pure Grit” follows a young champion as she competes in the exhilarating and dangerous sport of Indian horse relay racing.
Alaskan Nets
The documentary film ‘Alaskan Nets’ follows the quest of a pair of athletes from the Metlakatla Reservation.
Joanne Shenandoah
She had a bright voice like liquid gold, a luminous heart and a magnetic smile. Joanne Shenandoah-Tekaliwakwa was a multi-talented musician, humanitarian and matriarch.
2021 Native Cinema Showcase
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month by watching Indigenous cinema from around the world.
Pure Grit
The documentary film “Pure Grit” follows a young champion as she competes in the exhilarating and dangerous sport of Indian horse relay racing.
Cherokee Nation Film Office
Not very long ago, Native people were hard to find in the film industry.
Alaskan Nets
The documentary film Alaskan Nets follows the quest by a pair of athletes from Alaska’s only reservation.
MSU Montana State University
Montana State University’s annual American Indian Heritage Day focuses on efforts to recover and return the remains of children who died at Indian boarding schools.
Dubbing Star Wars
A long time ago on Indigenous land far, far away…
Vision Maker Media
Native America Calling will hear from filmmakers and representatives from Vision Maker Media about the projects and the power of Native documentary film.
Reservation Dogs
Reservation Dogs is a half-hour comedy that follows four Native teenagers in Oklahoma whose dream is to get to California.
Mary Two-Axe Earley
Mohawk activist Mary Two-Axe Earley, who fought for the equal treatment of Native women in Canada, is the Google Doodle for June 28, 2021.
sayhername
Say Her Name debuts May 5, on Missing And Murdered Indigenous Women (MMIW) Awareness Day.
juliannabrannum
Julianna Brannum, a filmmaker and citizen of the Comanche Nation, is our special guest on the Indianz.Com news show.
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Four films made by Indigenous filmmakers from around the globe premiered at this year’s Sundance Festival.
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There’s been a continuing stream of prominent people who initially benefitted from their Indigenous identity but were forced to backtrack when those claims couldn’t be documented.
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Native America Calling takes a look back at some of the highlights in 2020 movies, TV and comics with Native themes, characters and entertainers.
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The makers of the new film “Gather” assert that Native food rights are human rights and food helps keep Native people connected to culture.
peterpan
Disney has added a content advisory to Peter Pan due to its stereotypical depictions of Native people.
rulantengen
What happens when the artistic director of an organization whose mission is to serve Native people comes out as not being Native?
redribbonskirtsociety
Lily Mendoza, Cheyenne River Sioux, is reopening her store and community space as she continues to advocate for missing and murdered women, girls and Two Spirit relatives.
themysticwarrior
The theater was packed on the night ‘The Mystic Warrior’ was screened in South Dakota.