The American Indian Heritage Month Award

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The American Indian Heritage Month Award Past recipients Cody Martinez Chairman Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation 2023 Congresswoman Deb Haaland 2019 Native American Women Warriors 2015 Idle No More 2013 Ernie Stevens Jr 2012 Pechanga Band of Indians  2011 Larry Meyers California Native American Heritage Commission, 2010 Dave Singleton California Native American Heritage Commission, […]

The Courage Award

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The Courage Award Past recipients Jen Martel 2022 Eugene Tapahe Jingle Dress Project 2021 Montano Rain 2019 Keri Pickett 2015 Joann Stokan 2014 Shepard Fairy 2012 Daniel Sheehan and Sara Nelson 2012 Joe Brings Plenty Former Chairman Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation 2010 Atossa Soltani Director of Amazon Watch 2009 Montano Rain Eugene Tapahe Jingle Dress Project

3rd Annual Native Playwright Contest 2020

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW OPEN – Deadline August 1, 2020 USC Bedrosian Center & Red Nation Celebration Institute are now accepting submissions for our 3rd Annual Native Playwright Contest!  Eligibility Plays need to be written by American Indian and Indigenous authors  Must be over 18 years old Deadline: August 1st, 2020 Submit to: rncimedia@gmail.com  If living […]

MONTHLY FILM SERIES DEDICATED TO NATIVE CINEMA LAUNCHES IN HOLLYWOOD

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(Thunderheart courtesy photo Sony Pictures) LOS ANGELES (March 3, 2020) – Never before in the history of Hollywood, the entertainment industry has there been a ‘Monthly Film Series‘ dedicated to Native Cinema – On the Silver Screen. Filmmakers have been making movies since the late 1800’s, the first theatre opened in 1896. Red Nation Celebration Institute […]

RNCI Unity

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In Celebration of Red Nation Celebration Institute 25th Anniversary 2020 “Our fundamental foundation is uniting our creatives within our community to bring together a greater force to the entertainment industry and the world at large. Red Nation Celebration Institute is honored and proud to work with strong leaders within our Native Nations across Indian Country […]

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