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OUT OF YOUR CONTROL PROJECT BREAKDOWN: Casting Native American talent located in Southern California for a live action video series called "Out Of Your Control." This project is for a new brand that encourages Native teens and young adults to live a tobacco and vape free lifestyle. No previous acting experience required. Compensation:  $600/session + $600 [...]

By |2021-03-19T13:57:34-05:00January 28, 2021|Casting Calls, Expired|0 Comments

INSIDE SCOOP FROM INDIGENOUS PEOPLES IN THE INDUSTRY: Go “Beyond Film” with CNFO at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival

The Inaugural Indigenous Filmmakers Lounge at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, UT. Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, is the most prestigious event for independent film, hosting film premieres, events, artist talks and cutting-edge XR exhibitions. In 2020, the Cherokee Nation Film Office proudly helped create and host the [...]

By |2021-01-22T13:01:24-06:00January 22, 2021|Blog|0 Comments

Submissions Still Accepted for Martin Scorsese’s KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON

Martin Scorsese’s major motion picture KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON is still accepting submissions to the Virtual Open Call for Extras, hosted by Background Oklahoma, a division of Freihofer Casting. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO. 

By |2021-01-19T14:25:17-06:00January 19, 2021|Casting Calls, Shared|0 Comments

Industry Spotlight: “You can start right now from wherever you are” – rising Cherokee Nation filmmaker talks about building your career from the ground up

JohnTom Knight while interning for Adult Swim. As an avid fan of animation, aspiring staff writer and film enthusiast, Cherokee Nation citizen JohnTom Knight is learning what it takes to get to the next level of the film and TV industry with practice, learning from his peers and putting his skills to the [...]

By |2021-01-08T09:27:56-06:00January 8, 2021|Industry Spotlight|0 Comments

Incredible Native American Talent Come Together to Develop A New Groundbreaking Television Series

That’s a wrap for four Native writers tasked with creating a groundbreaking TV series focused on Native themes and characters. It’s all part of the 2nd Annual Native American Writers Room, sponsored by the Cherokee Nation Film Office, a program which brings together four writers in an experimental writers room to address the lack of [...]

By |2021-01-05T14:06:31-06:00December 24, 2020|Blog, Latest News|0 Comments

Industry Spotlight: Behind the Lens With a Choctaw Nation Filmmaker and How the Phone in Your Hand Can Help You Achieve Major Success Too

Tvli Jacob Everyone has a story to tell and everyone has access to a camera, whether that’s on your smartphone, an old camcorder or a handycam. The ability to make a film is literally in the palm of your hands. Choctaw Nation citizen Tvli Jacob learned that early on. It’s brought him critical [...]

By |2021-01-05T14:06:59-06:00December 11, 2020|Industry Spotlight|0 Comments

Industry Spotlight: Success in Front of and Behind the Camera. How Indigenous Filmmaker MorningStar Angeline Found Her Passion and Landed Big Roles.

MorningStar Angeline is a jack-of-all-trades. When it comes to film and TV, this Indigenous woman does it all.  Behind the scenes on set of “Yá’át’ééh Abiní” You may recognize Angeline from her roles in Paramount's “Yellowstone,” Netflix's “Chambers,” or HBO's “This Much I Know Is True.” While she has enjoyed success in front [...]

By |2020-11-25T11:52:07-06:00November 27, 2020|Industry Spotlight|0 Comments
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