2017 Native Cinema Showcase

Evan Taylor
July 6, 2017
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Still from film "Mankiller"
Evan Taylor

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian hosts the 17th annual Native Cinema Showcase Aug. 15–20 in Santa Fe, N.M., at the New Mexico History Museum. The showcase opens with filmmaker Valerie Red-Horse Mohl’s documentary, Mankiller, celebrating the life of Wilma Mankiller, the first woman to be elected Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation. Photo: On location, the Mankiller Documentary crew interviews Felicia Olaya, Wilma Mankiller’s daughter at the Mankiller home in Oklahoma. Pictured from left to right: Felicia Olaya (Interview Subject), Andy Theiss (Audio Mixer), Valerie Red-Horse Mohl [behind cameras] (Director/Producer), Tarin Anderson (Director of Photography). Credit: Evan Taylor.