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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Stations

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

Filmmakers


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• Fallout from Spectrum Auction Affects Native-Owned Station
• New Films for Native American Heritage Month
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• New Viewer Discussion Guide: On a Knife Edge
• Veterans' Day Special - Free viewings: Nov. 9-12 on VMM YouTube Channel
• Best Practices for Checking Facts in Your Documentary
• 53rd Chicago International Film Festival
• NAJA Elects 3 New Board Members, Selects 2017-2018 Committee/br>
• Native American Music Awards
• Find Us On the Road
• Filmmaker Opportunities
• Upcoming Film Screenings