THE CONTEST IS BACK, MARCH 12th – 26th! Make a movie from your smartphone. Win prizes and cash! It’s been an entire year since CNFO hosted the inaugural OklaHomies Short Film Contest. Get ready for a bigger and better year two. More categories. More prizes. What is the OklaHomies Short Film Contest, you ask? The purpose of this contest is [...]
Football Biopic Stars "SHAZAM!" Star Zachary Levi The feature film AMERICAN UNDERDOG- THE KURT WARNER STORY has announced a new need for various people to work as extras next week. Filming is underway in the Oklahoma City area. This is the heartfelt true story of Kurt Warner, a young man who trained his whole life [...]
CNFO announces inaugural award for Best Indigenous Short Film and cash price at deadCenter Film Festival in a new partnership
OKLAHOMA CITY (FEBRUARY 1, 2021) - deadCenter Film, the state’s largest film festival, announced today a partnership with the Cherokee Nation Film Office to recognize Indigenous filmmakers with the Festival’s inaugural award for Best Indigenous Short Film. The award is bolstered by a $1,000 cash prize provided through the generosity of the Cherokee Nation and [...]
Casting Native American voice talent for an animated video series called "Trickster." Trickster is a video series that encourages Native teens and young adults to live a tobacco and vape free lifestyle. No previous acting or voice over experience required. Talent do not need to have any professional recording equipment, recording solutions will be found [...]
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 [...]
2021 Sundance Film Festival is coming to Circle Cinema in Tulsa, OK, presented by The Cherokee Nation Film Office beginning Jan. 28, 2021.
Happening: Nov. 18, 2020 | Native American Virtual Pitch Fest is an online event featuring events open to the public to grow your TV writing career.
Happening: Nov. 19, 2020 | The Cherokee Nation Film Office is proud to sponsor the Native American Audition Workshop and Actors Panel to provide valuable insight into breaking into the industry and sustaining one’s career in acting.
NOW CLOSED: Calling all Native high schoolers! Apply for this virtual workshop happening Dec. 14 - 15, 2020 to explore a career in animated film and television with hands-on learning and a virtual tour of Nickelodeon.
Happening: Dec. 7 – 11, 2020 | The Cherokee Nation Film Office is proud to sponsor the Native American Virtual Animation Lab, a competitive entry, intensive five-day workshop that prepares Native Americans for careers in animated film, television and new media.