If you can’t join us in Los Angeles for the festivities, we’ve got your back. RedNationCele.org is once again presenting tons of live video and editorial coverage of film premieres, panels, and music, as well as up-to-the-minute updates on Twitter, Instagram, and other social media. Read on for all of the ways we’re bringing the Festival to you direct from Los Angeles CA.


Tune into daily live streams, including intimate Red Nation Conversation Series at RedNationTV.com and Youtube, two heavy-hitting Power of Film ‘Reclaiming our Image, Securing the Future’ panels, the Awards Ceremony, and plenty of other unique Festival moments. All live streams are available on RedNationCele.org and at RedNationTV.com and at You


Day One Press Conferences

POST: Monday, October  8, 2018 

Kick off the 2018 Festival with Red Nation Celebration Institute Founder and President Joanelle Romero, actor & Red Nation Celebration Institute Board member A Martinez,  actor and ally Ed Begley Jr, and Film LA Inc, Director of Film LA Inc and Red Nation Celebration Institute Board member Paul Audley. 

POST: August 2018

Kick off the 2018 RNIFF “On the Road’ Festival with Red Nation Celebration Institute Founder and President Joanelle Romero,


Social Media Interviews 




Awards Ceremonies

Awards Night Ceremony
Hosts A Martinez and Joanelle Romero
Friday, November 15, 7:30pm


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