VMM Announces Three-Day Native American Filmmakers’ Summit April 28-30

Vision Maker Media (VMM, visionmakermedia.org) is pleased to announce a three-day Native American filmmakers’ summit to take place in Lincoln from April 28–30 at the University of Nebraska City Campus Union building. The final day of the summit, Saturday, April 30, is free and open to the public to hear, learn from, and speak with Native filmmakers through film showings and panel discussions. Audiences can discuss Native American film stories on various topics. Some sessions will be available online for those unable to attend in-person. See the schedule at www.visionmakermedia.org.

Vision Maker Media is the premier source of public media by and about Native Americans since 1976. Their mission is empowering and engaging Native people to share stories. VMM envisions a world changed and healed by understanding Native stories and the public conversations they generate. They work with VMM funded producers to develop, produce, and distribute programs for all public media. VMM supports training to increase the number of Native Americans and Alaska Natives producing public broadcasting programs. A key strategy for this work is in partnerships with Tribal nations and Native organizations and communities.

Vision Maker Media is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) funded in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). Learn more at visionmakermedia.org or follow them on Facebook and Instagram (@visionmakermedia).