Enei Begaye-Peter

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Enei Begaye-Peter

Enei is Navajo and married into the Gwich’in Nation. She is a skilled organizer, facilitator, speaker, strategist, writer and all around smarty pants. She is also an active and enthusiastic mother; and a dirt loving, vegetable growing, fabric addicted, bookworm. Utne Reader named her a “visionary who is changing our world.”  She is currently the Executive Director of the Indigenous Leadership Institute out of Fairbanks, Alaska, and a producer of the documentary film "We Breathe Again."

Job Title: 
Filmmaker
Tribal Affiliation: 
Navajo
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Blog Series:

My husband and co-Producer Evon Peter and I had the honor of attending the recent Vision Maker Media Producer Workshop and National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture (NAMAC) conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Our film We Breathe Again was selected for Vision Maker Media funding support recently and we were then invited to attend this Producers Workshop and conference. The entire trip was greatly informative, both inside and outside the workshops.

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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