This is the first year for the University of Nebraska at Omaha Native Film Festival. The Festival was presented Nov. 1-3, 2013, by the Native American Studies Program of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and Vision Maker Media. In addition to the movies reviewed below, the Festival included a program of children/family films, a program of short films, an acting workshop with Chaske Spencer (Lakota Sioux), and a workshop on how to use visual media in the classroom presented by Vision Maker Media. Vision Maker Media is a non-profit organization that shares Native stories with the world by advancing media that represents the experiences, values, and cultures of American Indians and Alaska Natives.
DeSanti, Brady; Desmarais, Michele M.; and Ritter, Beth R.
"UNO Native Film Festival,"
Journal of Religion & Film:
1, Article 40.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.unomaha.edu/jrf/vol18/iss1/40