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Red Nation Film Festival Proceeds to Help College Fund
August 26, 2013
Los Angeles, CA – Red Nation Film Festival proudly announces the 10th Annual Red Nation Film Awards, in Los Angeles, CA, during American Indian Heritage Month. RNFF is home to “The Authentic Voice of American Indian & Indigenous Cinema” and is hosting the awards show on November 11, 2013 at Paramount Studios.
The Red Nation Film Award of Excellence honors outstanding moviemaking achievements by American Indian ?lmmakers and thereby encourages excellence in all facets of motion picture production. Each year achievements in up to 15 categories are honored. The Red Nation Statuette has positioned itself to become the most recognized American Indian trophy in the world.
Red Nation Awards Show on November 11th, Red Nation Pictures will roll a Red is Green Carpet Gala event, and is expecting hundreds of reporters from around the world to take photos and interviews with native celebrities, Hollywood celebrities, and native ?lmmakers in attendance, according to RNFF Founder/Producer/Actor, Joanelle Romero.
Film enthusiasts will be cheering for all the native ?lms and actors that are up for this year’s awards. Tickets to the premiere Red Nation Film Awards in Los Angeles are now available for purchase. Revenue collected from ticket sales is being donated to the American Indian College Fund, which provides scholarships to 34 dfferent tribal colleges.
“The American Indian College Fund is thrilled to work with the Red Nation Film Festival,” said Cheryl Crazy Bull, President and CEO of the American Indian College Fund. “How others view American Indians and how we see ourselves is in?uenced substantially by ?lm. Creating and depicting our own positive narratives of American Indian life and culture helps reverse generations of stereotypes, while allowing Native people to give voice to their own truths.”
RNFF premiere's American Indian & Indigenous Cinema, November 1 -? 30, 2013. Highlights include documentaries, feature ?lms, movie shorts, music videos, environmental ?lms; Star-?Studded Red is Green Carpet Galas, Red Nation Conversation Series, VIP parties, industry exclusives, Red Nation Indian
“Red Nation Film Festival & Awards Show is honored to be working in collaboration with the American Indian College Fund this year, said RNFF Founder Joanelle Romero. It’s more important than ever today to support a young native youth with higher education as Native Youth MaSer. Viewing positive American Indian imagery on ?lm and supporting them through college creates life-?changing experiences.”
Red Nation Awards Show will be broadcast on Red Nation Television Channel (RNTC) on Thanksgiving
Public screenings, Awards Gala, cultural events, and panels will be held for thirteen days. Please visit:
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