16th Annual LA SKINS FEST – Save The Date

The 16th Annual LA SKINS FEST takes place this November 15th – 20th, 2022 with screenings at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood! The year’s festival will showcase over sixty films and host filmmakers from around the world. Stay tuned for showtimes and tickets. Once again, this year’s festival will offer a week-long series of… Read more »

4th Annual Native American Animation Lab – Call For Applications

The Native American Media Alliance is accepting applications for the 4th Annual Native American Animation Lab taking place Dec 5th – 9th, 2022. This year’s lab is presented by Sony Pictures Animation, Comcast NBCUniversal, Paramount and the Cherokee Nation Film Office. The Native American Animation Lab is an intensive workshop that develops Native American writers,… Read more »

2nd Annual Native American Unscripted Workshop – Applications Closed

The 2nd Annual Native American Unscripted Workshop has opened the call for applications. This initiative is focused on spotlighting Native American documentary filmmakers and non-fiction content creators. With support from Comcast NBCUniversal, A+E Networks, CNN, YAHOO and the Cherokee Nation Film Office, NAMA is providing the Native American Unscripted Workshop for emerging and seasoned indigenous documentary… Read more »

A Winter’s Love Screening

September 12, 2022, 7:00 P.M. Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre, University of Southern California, 3507 Trousdale Pkwy, Los Angeles, CA 90007 The USC School of Cinematic Arts, USC Visions & Voices: The Arts and Humanities Initiative, and LA SKINS FEST Present A Special Theatrical Screening of A WINTER LOVE Written & Directed by Rhiana Yazzie Followed… Read more »

5th Annual Native American Feature Film Writers Lab – Fellows Selected

The Native American Media Alliance has selected six fellows for the 5th Annual Native American Feature Film Writers Lab, a talent development program that boosts the careers of Native American writers in cinema. In partnership with Comcast NBCUniversal, the Cherokee Nation Film Office, and A+E Networks, the Native American Feature Film Writers Lab is an… Read more »

Inaugural Native American Unscripted Workshop

The Native American Media Alliance announced a new initiative centered on supporting and spotlighting Native American documentary filmmakers. With support from Comcast NBCUniversal, A+E Networks, CNN, Turner Sports, YAHOO and the Cherokee Nation Film Office, the organization is introducing the Native American Unscripted Workshop for emerging and seasoned indigenous documentary filmmakers seeking to explore outlets… Read more »

2nd Annual Native American Writers Accelerator Grant

The Native American Media Alliance announced the recipients of the 2nd Annual Native American Writers Accelerator Grant. With support from Netflix, the organization launched the Native American Writer Accelerator Grant for fellows from the highly successful TV writers lab. “This initiative is an incredible opportunity that gives Native American writers the ability to develop their… Read more »

2nd Annual Native American Writers Seminar

The Native American Media Alliance, in partnership with the Cherokee Nation Film Office and Warner Bros. Discovery Access, has announced the selected fellows for the 2nd Annual Native American Writers Seminar.      “We are proud to continue this incredible program expanding it to ten new fantastic Native American writers,” said Cara Jade Myers, director… Read more »

3rd Annual Native American Showrunner Program – Fellows Selected

The Native American Media Alliance announced its selections for the inaugural Native American Showrunner Program, sponsored by Bad Robot, Comcast NBCUniversal, National Endowment for the Arts, Pop Culture Collaboration and A+E Networks, in partnership with Kung Fu Monkey Productions. “We are excited to usher in another year of incredible writers for this unique intensive,” said… Read more »