Cynthia Jeannette Gomez

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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.

Job Title: 
Filmmaker
Tribal Affiliation: 
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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Filmmakers


• Four Films on Special to Mark June Events
• 'Navajo Code Talkers' Featured on AAPB Through June 12
• Native American Perspectives on Law Enforcement
• 40 Years | 40 Films | 40 Weeks | June Films
• Upcoming Screenings
• New! Viewer Discussion Guide: We Breathe Again
• Two New Films Screen Together on the Navajo Documentary Film Tour
• Job Opportunities
• Film Festival Opportunities
• Training and Other Opportunities
• Funding Opportunities
• Fellowship and Internship Opportunities

Educators

Lake of Betrayal looks at the Seneca Nation’s fight to protect its sovereignty against a backdrop of a federal Indian Termination policy, pork-barrel politics, and undis