Gary Robinson

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Gary Robinson

Gary Robinson is a seasoned writer and filmmaker of Choctaw and Cherokee Indian descent with experience in many aspects of documentary television production, script writing, as well as fiction and non-fiction publication. Much of his work has been about or on behalf of American Indian tribes, organizations and businesses, creating video programs and educational materials on the history, culture and contemporary issues of indigenous peoples.

Robinson just finished writing his third book, Little Brother of War, intended for Native American teen readers to be published by Native Voices Books in 2013. This series features Native American teen characters and situations, a first for the young adult fiction category.

In 2012, he completed production of a short video program Chumash Warriors Yesterday and Today that features interviews with Chumash military veterans for the Chumash Tribe. This program was shown at the 2012 Chumash Veterans Day event and shared with tribal members and families.

Job Title: 
Producer/Writer
Tribal Affiliation: 
Choctaw/Cherokee

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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
• Because of You... l
• 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