Cynthia Jeannette Gomez


Cynthia Jeannette Gomez

Cynthia Jeannette Gomez is an independent film producer in Albuquerque, New Mexico with Pipestone Productions. Supported by Vision Maker Media and in Research and Development is Without A Tribe: A Genizaro Legacy, a film about indigenous captives who since the late 1600's were ransomed into Spanish and Pueblo homes, communities and cultures.  A history nearly lost to the descendants of Genizaros who continue to practice and promote their cultural identity - other descendants have over time forgotten and acculturated, while still others rescue their heritage and history. Also a filmmaker on Land Water People Time--New Mexican stories about cultural and environmental loss and preservation.

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New Mexico Genizaro (not federally recognized)
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The workshop with Molly Murphy was excellent! -an amazing source of information and inspiration to direct great films toward powerful and meaningful social change.

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Current funding, job, and training opportunities that support the production of Native content. Plus, additional information for filmmakers.


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