OklaHomies Submissions Are Coming In! Enter Now, Watch Now.

Don't forget to vote for your fan favorite. You've gotta see these! The video submissions are rolling in and we're cracking up or finding ourselves close to tears. Give yourself a break and take some time to watch the short film submissions for the OklaHomies Short Film Contest. We promise you won't be disappointed. Check out [...]

By |2020-04-03T13:11:26-05:00April 3, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Grab Your Smartphone, We’re Making a Movie: App Suggestions

Have you heard about the OklaHomies Short Film Contest? While you're at home and practicing social distancing, you can make a movie from your smartphone, no camera gear or experience required and cash prizes could be yours. Anyone in Oklahoma can participate as long as you follow the rules and regulations, which can be found [...]

By |2020-04-01T09:03:51-05:00April 1, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Let’s Make a Movie! Watch the CNFO Team’s Short Film.

The Cherokee Nation Film Office is currently accepting submissions for the OklaHomies Short Film Contest. It's fun and easy, with no camera gear or experience required. Make a movie from your smartphone and you could win a $300 Visa gift card! The short films will be judged by professional producers and directors. Photo from: Siyo [...]

By |2020-03-30T11:54:31-05:00March 30, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spotlight: Beyond Acting with Sokaogan Chippewa Actress, Jennifer Rader – “Book the Room, Not the Role”

March is Women’s History Month, when many commemorate and celebrate women who have played a vital role in history and are often overlooked. The Cherokee Nation Film Office is celebrating by highlighting Native American women that work in the film and television industries who are paving the way for proper representation of Native Americans. [...]

By |2020-03-27T14:49:49-05:00March 27, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ENTER NOW: The OklaHomies Short Film Contest

Make a movie from your smartphone. Win Prizes.  Hi there! We hope you and your families are all safe and healthy and practicing social distancing as much as possible. As we all work to get through the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cherokee Nation Film Office, along with our sponsors Oklahoma Film and Music Office, and Tulsa Office [...]

By |2020-03-26T10:53:23-05:00March 25, 2020|Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Special Message from Jennifer Loren, Director of the Cherokee Nation Film Office

Osiyo (Hello in Cherokee) to all our fellow film enthusiasts, I and the Cherokee Nation Film Office team are thinking about you during this COVID-19 pandemic and hoping you and your families are staying safe and healthy. Like most of you, the CNFO team is working from home and practicing social distancing in an effort [...]

By |2020-03-27T14:24:23-05:00March 23, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Native Women in Film: Blu Hunt of X-Men Film Franchise

March is Women’s History Month, when many celebrate women who have played a vital role in history and are often overlooked. We are celebrating by highlighting Native American women in the film and television industries who are paving the way for proper representation of Native Americans. Blu Hunt, Photo: IMDB We’re excited to [...]

By |2020-03-20T13:16:31-05:00March 20, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What We Learned from Rep. Jason Dunnington at Coffee & Conversation

If you have questions about new film legislation being proposed in Oklahoma, House Representative Jason Dunnington has answers. Rep. Dunnington sat down with a large crowd at Coffee & Conversation Friday, March 6, at Circle Cinema in Tulsa to talk firsthand about the bill he authored, House Bill 3921, and how he says it will [...]

By |2020-03-13T15:33:26-05:00March 13, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Apply for an Indigenous Film Grant

Do you want to make a film, but you’re not sure how to fund it? COUSIN Collective can make that happen! COUSIN is a new film collective that is currently accepting submissions for film funding. The film grant creates new opportunities for innovative Native filmmakers and is open to filmmakers all over the world. Don’t [...]

By |2020-02-28T14:54:22-06:00February 28, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Will Rogers Motion Picture Festival Open for Submissions

Ready to have your film featured in a local film festival? Now’s your chance! The Will Rogers Motion Picture Festival is kicking off its second year and is now taking submissions for festival entry. The WRMPF is held in Claremore, Oklahoma, and is open to filmmakers both young and old with categories for kids, college [...]

By |2020-02-21T15:27:42-06:00February 21, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments