RECAP 22nd Red Nation International Film Festival #RNIFFestival2017
NATIVES IN CHARGE OF THEIR NARRATIVE
“As a proud member of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and founder of The 22nd Red Nation International Film Festival, we are honored to have 22nd Red Nation Film Festival Opening Weekend Screening THE WOMEN IN THE SAND at the prestigious Linwood Dunn Theatre.” – Joanelle Romero (actor, award-winning director/producer) “This was the first Native screening/event in the almost 90 year history of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.”
Full House / RNFF had representation from Tonvya, Chumash, Apache, Cheyenne, Lakota, Blackfeet, Dine Navajo including many other nations from across Indian Country America including Oscar Nominated Actors, Academy member, actors, musicians, tribal members and over 75 students.
THE WOMEN IN THE SAND
The Story of Death Valley’s Original People
Narrated by Edward James Olmos
U. S. Premiere
Friday, November 10, 2017
Photos taken at The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Linwood Dunn Theatre for the first event/screening in AMPAS 90th year history. Red Nation Celebration Institute is proud to have produced this very important ground-breaking event! Photo Gallery: https://rednationff.com/photo-gallery-2/
Photo Credit: Red Nation International Film Festival In-House Photographer – Jesse Watrous Photography and Media.