2016 NATIVE AMERICAN WRITERS WORKSHOP

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The 2016 NATIVE AMERICAN WRITERS WORKSHOP was the final component of a year long Writers Lab. This was an intensive writing program that prepared Native Americans for television and film writing careers. The writers program was formed in accordance with the L.A. Skins Fest’s mission to improve media portrayals of Native Americans and to increase the number of Native… Read more »

2017 Native Youth Multimedia Workshop

YOUTH MULTIMEDIA WORKSHOP

Los Angeles, CA—National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $30 million in grants as part of the NEA’s first major funding announcement for fiscal year 2017.  Included in this announcement is a Challenge America grant of $10,000 to the Barcid Foundation for the Native Youth Multimedia Workshop. The Challenge America… Read more »

NATIVE AMERICAN WRITERS GROUP

Writers Group

The LA SKINS FEST is a Native American film festival that offers career development and professional opportunities. Since 2012, we have offered a monthly writers group for Native Americans. This is a literary gathering that takes place monthly to encourage the development of Native writers for television and film. Every month, we invite two Native American writers to hone… Read more »

NATIVE SKETCH COMEDY SHOWCASE

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In our tenth year, we are opening our film festival with the 3rd Annual NATIVE SKETCH COMEDY SHOWCASE Wednesday November 16th, 2016 hosted by the COMEDY CENTRAL STAGE in Los Angeles. This showcase was established in 2013 to highlight talented Native American actors and actresses who want to further their careers and desire more exposure… Read more »

10th ANNUAL LA SKINS FEST

10th ANNUAL LA SKINS FEST ANNOUNCES ALL EVENTS AND FILM SCREENINGS NOVEMBER 15th-20th, 2016  Los Angeles Skins Fest Presented by COMCAST NBCUNIVERSAL Announces 2016 Event and Film Line Up During 6-Day Festival Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 2016 – The LA SKINS FEST, presented by COMCAST NBCUNIVERSAL, announced today its full list of features and… Read more »