Derek Brown

Bios

Derek Brown

Derek served as Production Associate on many of the field shoots for Urban Rez. He is Diné. He loves to make videos and is a founding member of Cafe' Cultura, a poetry slam organization. His many honors and awards include: the President Scholarship of The Art Institute of Colorado, Winter 2010, Scholarship winner from the Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce, Awarded Student of the Quarter at The Art Institute of Colorado, Spring 2009, Nominated for the 2009 Regional Heartland Chapter Emmy Awards for Sand Creek Massacre Spiritual Healing Run/Walk.

Job Title: 
Production Associate
Tribal Affiliation: 
Diné

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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