Jim Ruel

Jim Ruel will be hosting the 8th Annual LA SKINS MUSIC FEST August 4th, 2018.


The NATIVE AMERICAN FEATURE FILM WRITERS LAB, sponsored by NBC Universal, The Walt Disney Company, HBO and Turner, has selected five Native American writers to be part of this year’s lab! The lab is designed to familiarize participants with the format, characters and storyline structure of narrative feature film.  Our participants will take part in a… Read more »

Carlee Malemute

Carlee Malemute, a graduate from USC’s Screenwriting MFA Program and a participant in the 2016 Native American TV Writers Lab.

Eva Thomas

Eva Thomas (Tohono O’odham /Ojibway/Cherokee) is an actor, filmmaker and writer.

Isaac Cruz

Isaac was born in New York City but currently lives in Los Angeles. He is a 2018 Native American Feature Film Writers Lab participant.

Montana Cypress

Montana Cypress is a Los Angeles based writer for the screen and stage. He is 2018 Native American Feature Film Writers Lab participant.

Richard Montes

Writer/Director Richard Montes (Chichimeca/Blackfeet) is a 2018 Native American Feature Film Writers Lab participant.


Dory Charles Black Hawk is a member of the Three Affiliated Tribes from the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation.  His tribal affiliations are Mandan and Hidatsa.   He has performed at numerous shows over the years, playing alongside some of music’s most well known and respected artists.  Originally from the DFW Texas music scene, Dory was… Read more »

Kobe Provost

Kobe Provost (Ihanktonwan Yankton Sioux Tribe) will be performing at the 2018 LA SKINS FEST!


The 8th Annual L.A. SKINS MUSIC FEST is a Native American concert series that celebrates contemporary Native American musicians. Los Angeles has the largest urban population of Native Americans in the United States, totaling 150,000, and has a vast talent pool of Indigenous musicians. They now have a venue that celebrates their music and gives them a new professional… Read more »