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Celebrate Natives in Film, TV, and New Media Award Ceremony
November 17 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The 12th Annual LA SKINS FEST celebrates the annual Native American Media Awards, hosted by the world renowned Q’orianka Kilcher and Kalani Queypo. Since 2013, the LA SKINS FEST has honored it’s talented, innovative and outstanding artists who have shown a unique and strong voice in the entertainment industry and provided leadership in our community. Special thanks to Comcast NBCUniversal and Paramount Network for supporting this year’s ceremony.
This year’s celebration will also feature talented guests from our community including Eugene Brave Rock (Wonder Woman) and Elizabeth Frances (The Son). There are numerous categories awarded as part of the 2018 Native American Media Awards held in the heart of Hollywood. The gala will be taking place at the Loews Hotel’s Preston Restaurant in Hollywood. We will be honoring Native American artist who have accomplished important milestones in television, film, and new media.
One of the most important aspects of the award show will include our Community Leadership Award which recognizes those people, organizations and institutions that have offered genuine change for the Native American community. Past recipients have included Los Angeles City Councilman Mitch O’Farrell, San Manuel Band of Mission Indians Chairwoman Lynn Valbuena, and the Native American Veterans Association.