2018 Native American Documentary Track Program

The documentary track program will be composed of an intensive panel discussion with Visionmaker Executive Director Shirley Sneve, First Nations Experience Executive Director Micah Wright and Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program Film Fund Manager Paola Mottura. The panel will be moderated by LA Skins Fest Executive Director Ian Skorodin. We will have a food and beverage reception… Read more »

2018 NATIVE YOUTH MULTIMEDIA WEEKEND

This program hosts Native American youth on an educational visit at a Los Angeles based studio or television network. This year, NBCUniversal hosted several teens from reservations located in Utah, Washington, Colorado and Los Angeles. The participants learn about internships, employment opportunities and career building. The purpose of the tour is to inspire the next… Read more »

Mohegan Tribe

The NATIVE YOUTH MULTIMEDIA WORKSHOP travel and worked with Mohegan Native tribe. Mohegan Native were taught how to produce digital video projects about their tribal history, language, and culture.  The youth worked on four films during the workshop! The NATIVE YOUTH MULTIMEDIA WORKSHOP is a filmmaking program designed to teach acting, writing, directing, camera operation,… Read more »

Wellpinit School District

The 2018 NATIVE YOUTH MULTIMEDIA WORKSHOP partnered with Paramount Studios and conducted a workshop at Wellpinit Middle School in the Spokane Indian Reservation.  The workshop was an intensive film program that was designed to teach acting, writing, directing, camera operation, and video editing to Native American youth.  In the program,  Spokane Native youth produced four… Read more »

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe (UMUT)

The 2018 NATIVE YOUTH MULTIMEDIA WORKSHOP partnered with the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe’s (UMUT) Tiwahe Youth Film Program Initiative and conducted two workshops in the UMUT Indian Reservation. Workshops were held in Towaoc, Colorado and in White Mesa, Utah. UMUT Native youth learned how to write, direct, shoot and edit their own movies! They produced… Read more »

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe (UMUT)

The 2018 NATIVE YOUTH MULTIMEDIA WORKSHOP partnered with the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe’s (UMUT) Tiwahe Youth Film Program Initiative and conducted two workshops in the UMUT Indian Reservation. Workshops were held in Towaoc, Colorado and in White Mesa, Utah. UMUT Native youth learned how to write, direct, shoot and edit their own movies! They produced… Read more »

2018 NATIVE AMERICAN TV WRITERS LAB

NATIVE AMERICAN PARTICIPANTS SELECTED FOR THE 2018 NATIVE AMERICAN TV WRITERS LAB Los Angeles, CA – The LA Skins Fest, a Native American film festival, in partnership with Comcast NBCUniversal, CBS Entertainment Diversity, Netflix, HBO, United Talent Agency, and Turner, announced today they have selected 7 participants for the 3rd NATIVE AMERICAN TV WRITERS LAB, a talent development program that aims to… Read more »