NWMW at UNITY

The NATIVE YOUTH MULTIMEDIA WORKSHOP participated in the 2017 United National Indian Tribal Youth (UNITY) Conference in Denver, Colorado. The workshop took place July 9th, 2017 during the United National Indian Tribal Youth in Denver, Colorado. Native Youth from our past youth workshops stopped by our booth to catch up, share their future plans and hang out! Thanks to… Read more »

SONY STUDIOS – 2017 NATIVE YOUTH MEDIA TOUR

On July 28th 2017, the LA Skins Fest coordinated a tour of the CBS affiliate in San Diego. The youth were given access to the stages, production control room and newsroom. Our tour guide also discussed internships, jobs and careers at the station. This tour was part of our multimedia workshop that offers youth a… Read more »

CBS 8 in San Diego – 2017 Native Youth Media Tour

On July 28th 2017, the LA Skins Fest coordinated a tour of the CBS affiliate in San Diego. The youth were given access to the stages, production control room and newsroom. Our tour guide also discussed internships, jobs and careers at the station. This tour was part of our multimedia workshop that offers youth a… Read more »

11th Annual LA SKINS FEST

The LA SKINS FEST, a Native American Film Festival, is now accepting film submissions for its 11th annual film festival taking place November 14th-19th, 2017 at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood, CA. The LA SKINS FEST annually showcases works by independent Native American filmmakers that provide insight into the beauty, complexity and diversity of… Read more »

Synapse & Renisha Clara

Synapse (Alton Lizer) and Renisha Clara are a father/daughter Hip Hop duo of Dine’ Nation of northern Arizona. Their music reached a vast audience, from children to elderly. Synapse began writing lyrics at the age of 17, during high school lunch time “rap battles.” While coping with his early recovery from substance abuse, gang activity, and other negative… Read more »

WELL HUNG HEART

Well Hung Heart is an mostly American Rock band residing in Southern California, founded by Greta Valenti and Robin Davey. Originally a three piece (with Robin playing simultaneous guitar and bass), Well Hung Heart has transformed with the addition of Orange County bassist, Danielle Lehman to the group. Well Hung Heart’s reckless and raw live… Read more »

Jamie Coon

Jamie Coon’s music has been described as “Soul-Pop” and while that is accurate, there’s more to it than that. There’s a timeless quality to her music that comes from a simple recipe of well-crafted, melodic songs performed with feeling & superb musicianship. The Oklahoma native sings her heartfelt lyrics with a soulful delivery that ranges… Read more »

Carolina Hoyos

Stage and film actress and director Carolina Hoyos was born in Washington, DC. and raised in nearby Fairfax, Virginia. Her childhood as a competitive classical concert pianist and elementary school chorus accompanist was enriched with acting and directing after she played a ship captain in her 1st grade play. Her days quickly filled up with… Read more »