First Daughter and the Black Snake is an official selection of the Red Nation Film Festival. Javier Gonzales, the Mayor of Santa Fe, proclaimed the week of August 15th to be Red Nation Film Festival Week and he attended a panel discussion.
NATIVES IN CHARGE OF THEIR NARRATIVE
Thursday August 17. #RedNation2017 -Hotel Santa Fe
RED NATION CONVERSATION SERIES
THE POWER OF FILM: A Native film perspective
Native Filmmakers, Spiritual Leaders, Dignitaries, Activists, Humanitarians, Musicians and Celebrity special guests join together in a discussion of how The Power of Film, Environment, Science and the Indigenous Voice all connects or does it. The Bigger Picture!
Invited Guest: Mayor Javier Gonzales
IN PERSON: Faith Keeper Oren Lyons (Faithkeeper of the Turtle Clan of the Seneca Nations of the Iroquois Confederacy, Spirit Game) Winona LaDuke (Environmentalist, Economist, Writer, First Daughter & the Black Snake) Joanelle Romero (founder RNCI & RNFF; Actor, Award-winning Director/Producer, AMPAS, Humanitarian) Paulette Jordan (Idaho House of Representatives, Senior Executive Board representative National Indian Gaming Association, Red Nation Celebration Institute Board of Directors) Raina Thiele (Founder & President @ Thiele Strategies LLC; Former Associate Director in the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs at White House; Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of President Obama) Keri Pickett (Director First Daughter & the Black Snake), Gayle Anne Kelley (One Bowl Productions, executive producer Spirit Game), Peter Spirer (Co-Director Spirit Game) *Special Guests.