Luke Griswold-Tergis

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Luke Griswold-Tergis

Luke Griswold-Tergis is an emerging filmmaker from Haines, Alaska. He graduated from the University of California-Santa Cruz where he studied cultural anthropology and social documentation. In Alaska, he has been a commercial fisherman, carpenter and boat mechanic. Since 2002, Luke has annually participated in the subsistence fishery in Klukwan. He is adopted by elder Sally Buritan, Cory Mann’s Aunt, from the Gaanaxteidí (Chilkat
Raven) Frog Clan. Along with Cory Mann, he has been following the revitalization of the Tlingit people for several years.

Job Title: 
Producer/Director
 
 

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