In 2010, the LA SKINS FEST initiated the first MEDIA YOUTH TOUR.
This program entails Native American youth visiting movie studios, television networks and film schools in Los Angeles, California. In our inaugural year, we hosted a tour of NBC/UNIVERSAL and the George Lucas School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California.
Professionals from the film industry speak with the participants about job preparation,and giving tours around the studio lots. Faculty from film departments also speak with them about scholarships, receiving a hands on demonstration with production equipment.
- LA SKINS FEST Youth Media Tour November 13, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Nov 13 @ 12:00 pm We expanded our youth initiatives to include the YOUTH MEDIA TOUR. This is a career development component designed to encourage Native American youth to explore employment in the entertainment industry and seek higher... Film Details
- Native Youth Media Tour November 13, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm On November 13th, 2015, the LA SKINS FEST conducted its annual studio and network tour for Native Youth. In the morning, youth and tribal councilmen from the Viejas Band of... Film Details
- YOUTH FILM WORKSHOP November 14, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm On Saturday November 14th, Native American youth from Southern California, Northern California, Arizona and New Mexico participated in a film workshop. The youth collaborated on a short film instructed by... Film Details