Film & Media Catalog: People

The People section contains information about the mediamakers and actors involved in the production of works screened by the NMAI since 1995. It can be sorted by Name, Tribe, and Country. To change the sort option, select a different entry from the drop-down menu below.

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A

Abryutin, Philipp (Chukchi) - Russia
Achahui Quenti, Rosío (Quechua) - Peru
Acosta, Mauricio - Colombia
Adams, Evan (Coast Salish) - Canada
Aguilera Silva, Jennifer (Mapuche) - Chile
Alexie, Sherman (Spokane, Coeur d'Alene) - United States
Allison, Corey (Navajo, Colorado River Tribes) - United States
Alvarado Brumm, Amadeo - Mexico
Alvarez, José - Mexico
Amith, Jonathan
Apodaca, Paul (Navajo, Mexican) - Mexico
Arnaquq-Baril, Alethea (Inuit) - Canada
Auginash, Nicole (Ojibwe) - United States

B

Bailey, Norma - Canada
Banks, Jamison "Chas" (Seneca, Cayuga, Cherokee) - United States
Barnaby, Jeff (Mi'kmaq) - Canada
Barron, Steve - United States
Beach, Adam (Saulteaux) - Canada
Bear, Jeff (Maliseet) - Canada
Bechis, Marco - Brazil
Becker, Nanobah (Navajo) - United States
Begay, Shawna (Navajo) - United States
Belcourt, Shane (Métis) - Canada
Benally, Klee (Navajo) - United States
Benally, Princess (Navajo)
Benton, Ginew (Ojibwe) - United States
Berlinger, Joe - United States
Berryhill, Peggy (Muskogee Creek) - United States
Bertelsen, Christi (Navajo) - United States
Bessire, Lucas - Paraguay
Bigbee, Dan (Comanche) - United States
Bitsui, Jeremiah (Navajo, Omaha) - United States
Blackhawk Aamodt, Vincent (Blackfoot, Lakota, Mexican) - United States
Boulet, Brandi
Brachmayer, Scott - Canada
Braine, Monica (Assiniboine) - United States
Brannum, Julianna (Comanche)
Bratt, Benjamin (Quechua) - United States
Bratt, Peter (Quechua) - United States
Bräuning, Fanny - Switzerland
Brown, Norman (Navajo) - United States
Brunning, Nancy (Ngati Raukawa, Ngai Tuhoe) - New Zealand
Burlage, Jason - United States
Burris, Chad (Chickasaw) - United States
Burton, Kevin Lee (Swampy Cree) - Canada
Byars, Kelly (Choctaw) - United States

C

Cameron, James - Canada
Campero, Chloe - Mexico
Camp-Horinek, Casey (Ponca) - United States
Cárdenas, Marcelina (Quechua) - Bolivia
Cardinal, Gil (Métis) - Canada
Cardinal, Tantoo (Métis) - Canada
Carelli, Vincent - Brazil
Carr, Lena (Navajo) - United States
Cates, Gwendolen - United States
Cayou, Cody (Swinomish) - United States
Cegielski, Christopher (Navajo)
Cerano Bautista, Dante (Purépecha) - Mexico
Chapa, Raquel (Lipan Apache, Yaqui, Cherokee) - United States
Chartrand, Ervin (Métis) - Canada
Chavez, Tazbah (Bishop Paiute, Navajo, San Carlos Apache) - United States
Cheechoo, Shirley (Cree) - Canada
Chermayeff, Maro
Chilton, Steven (Attikamekw) - Canada
Chimegalrea, Vernon (Yup’ik) - United States
Chino, Conroy (Acoma) - United States
Christopher, Neil
Clark, Nick (Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde) - United States
Claros Zeballos, Humberto (Quechua, Aymara) - Bolivia
Clements, Marie (Dene, Métis) - Canada
Code, Mary (Sayisi Dene) - Canada
Cohn, Norman - United States
Cole, Beck (Luritja, Warrumunga) - Australia
Cole, Bryan Gunnar - United States
Collins, Paul
Colt, Sarah - United States
Cordova, Amalia - Chile
Cornsilk, Carol (Cherokee) - United States
Corrêa, Mari - Brazil
Cortés, Raúl Máximo (Purépecha) - Mexico
Cousineau, Marie-Hélène - Canada
Coyes, Gregory (Métis, Cree) - Canada
Craig, Dustinn (White Mountain Apache, Navajo) - United States
Craig, Velma Kee (Navajo) - United States
Cranmer, Barb ('Namgis) - Canada
Crittenden, Walees (Navajo) - United States
Cruz, Yolanda (Chatino) - Mexico
Cuthand, Sarain (Cree) - Canada
Cypress, Houston (Miccosukee Tribe, Otter Clan) - United States

D

Dallas (Cowichan) - Canada
Day, Elizabeth (Ojibwe) - United States
de Aquino Reyes, Emma (Nahua) - Mexico
De La Rosa, Shonie (Navajo) - United States
de Pencier, Miranda
Dee, Ruby - United States
Deer, Tracey (Mohawk) - Canada
DeMenezes, Carlos - United States
Derby, Rick - United States
Diamond, Neil (Cree) - Canada
Dingo, Ernie (Yamatji) - Australia
Doron, Anita - Russia
Downs, Lila (Mixtec) - Mexico
Duarte, Ana Rosa (Maya) - Mexico

E

Edwardson, Rachel Naninaaq (Inupiat) - United States
Emerson, Ramona D. (Navajo) - United States
Erb, Joseph (Cherokee) - United States
Erdrich, Heid E. (Ojibwe)
Ernest, Marcella (Ojibwe) - United States
Espinosa, Juanita (Dakota, Ojibwe) - United States
Estrada Aguilar, Mariano (Tzeltal) - Mexico
Eyre, Chris (Cheyenne, Arapaho) - United States
Eyre, Shay (Lakota, Cheyenne, Arapaho) - United States

F

Farmer, Gary (Cayuga) - United States
Fayant, Marcel (Métis) - Canada
Ferreira, Patricia (Guaraní Mbya) - Brazil
Figueiredo, Adriana - Brazil
Fink, Micah
Flanary, Lisette Marie - United States
Floyd, Jacob (Creek, Cherokee) - United States
Ford, John - United States
Fortier, James M. (Métis, Ojibwe) - United States
Francis, Brian J. (Mi'kmaq) - Canada
Fraser, Toa (Fijian) - Fiji
Frazier Henry, Annie (Blackfoot, Sioux, French) - Canada
Freeland, Sydney (Navajo) - United States
Friesen, Seth

G

Galindo, César (Quechua, Mestizo) - Peru
García Ortiz, Juan José (Zapotec) - Mexico
Garen, Scott - United States
Gaudet, Marie (Ojibwe) - Canada
Gaup, Nils (Sámi) - Norway
Geary, Nathaniel - Canada
Geddes, Carol (Tlingit) - Canada
George, Sam
Gervacio, Fabiola (Mixe) - Mexico
Gómez Martínez, Filoteo (Mixe) - Mexico
Gómez, Carlos - Colombia
Goodluck, Forrest (Diné, Mandan-Hidatsa, Tsimshian)
Gordon, Gisèle - Canada
Goulet, Danis (Métis) - Canada
Graham, Laura - United States
Greene, Graham (Oneida) - Canada
Grimberg, Sharon - United States
Grossman, Roberta - United States
Gualinga, Eriberto (Sarayaku Kichua) - Ecuador
Gunn, Karin - United States
Gutierrez, Jorge R.

H

Haig-Brown, Helen (Tsilhqot'in) - Canada
Halkin, Alexandra - Mexico
Hamilton, Ava (Arapaho) - United States
Hanuse, Banchi (Nuxalk) - Canada
Harjo, Joy (Muskogee Creek) - United States
Harjo, Sterlin (Seminole, Creek) - United States
Harjo, Susan Shown (Cheyenne, Hodulgee Muscogee) - United States
Henry, Melissa (Navajo) - United States
Hereniko, Vilsoni (Rotuman) - Fiji
Hernández Palmar, David (Wayuu) - Venezuela
Hersh, Jeremy
Hong, Sharon Linezo
Hopinka, Sky (Ho-Chunk)
Hopkins, Zoe Leigh (Heiltsuk, Mohawk) - Canada
Horn, Kaniehtiio (Mohawk) - Canada
Houle, Terrance (Blood) - Canada
Houston, John - Canada
Hubbard, Tasha (Cree) - Canada
Hubley, Faith - United States

I

Innuksuk, Nyla (Inuit) - Canada
Isaac, Elisapie (Inuit) - Canada
Ivalu, Madeline (Inuit) - Canada

J

Jackson, Dawn (Ojibwe) - United States
Jackson, Dennis (Cree, Saulteaux) - Canada
Jackson, Genevieve (Navajo) - United States
Jackson, Lisa (Ojibwe) - Canada
Jackson, Melanie (Métis, Saulteaux) - Canada
James, Simon (Kwakwaka'wakw) - Canada
Jansen, Itandehui (Mixtec, Dutch) - Mexico
Jemison, G. Peter (Seneca) - United States
Jenkins, Bob - United States
Jennings, Katie - United States
Jiménez, José Alfredo (Tzotzil) - Mexico
Jonard, Dominique - Mexico
Jonathan, Mike (Tainui, Te Arawa, Mataatua) - New Zealand
Jones, Adam Garnet (Métis, Cree) - Canada
Jones, Dan (Ponca) - United States
Jones, Marianne (Haida) - Canada
Jones, Terry - United States
Jordan, Eric - Canada
Julajuj Hom, Juliana (Kaqchikel Maya) - Guatemala
Julén, Staffan - Sweden
Julián Caballero, Sergio (Mixtec) - Mexico

K

Kalafatic, Carol (Quechua, Spanish, Croatian) - United States
Karsten, Lou
Keams, Geri (Navajo) - United States
Kewayosh, Sally (Cree, Ojibwe) - Canada
Kientz, Chris (Cherokee) - United States
Kihara, Leah (Native Hawaiian) - United States
Klain, Bennie (Navajo) - United States
Klein, Rolando - Chile
Kohler, Jack (Hupa) - United States
Kruzic, Dale - United States
Kuikuro, Takumã (Kuikuro) - Brazil
Kunuk, Zacharias (Inuit) - Canada

L

LaDuke, Winona (White Earth Ojibwe) - United States
LaFountain, Eve-Lauryn Little Shell (Turtle Mountain Chippewa) - United States
Lameman, Myron A. (Cree) - Canada
Landes, Alejandro - Brazil
Lapsui, Anastasia (Nenets) - Russia
Lazare, Joseph (Mohawk) - Canada
Lee, Iara - Brazil
Lehmuskallio, Markku - Finland
Leonard, Courtney M. (Shinnecock) - United States
Letandre, Shannon (Ojibwe, Cree) - Canada
Lightning, Georgina (Cree) - United States
Linn, Michael - United States
Little, Michael David (Navajo) - United States
Littlebird, Larry (Laguna, Santo Domingo) - United States
López Castillo, Damián (Zapotec) - Mexico
López, Pedro Daniel (Tzotzil) - Mexico
Lowe, Blackhorse (Navajo) - United States
Lucaj, Princess (Gwich'in) - United States
Lucas, Phil (Choctaw) - United States
Luna, James (Luiseño) - United States
Luna, Patricio (Aymara) - Bolivia
Luther, Billy (Navajo, Hopi, Laguna Pueblo) - United States

M

MacDonald, Stacey Aglok (Inuk) - Canada
MacLean, Andrew Okpeaha (Inupiat) - United States
Macpherson, Hannah - United States
Magaña, Jaime (Maya) - Mexico
Malone, Megan
Manzano Avella, Crisanto (Zapotec) - Mexico
Marcous, Cara - United States
Margulies, Laura - United States
Marquez, Christen Hepuakoa (Native Hawaiian) - United States
Martinez, Matthew J. (Tewa) - United States
Masayesva, Jr., Victor (Hopi) - United States
Masters, Shannon
Matías Alonso, José Luis (Nahua) - Mexico
Matsushita, Toshifumi - Japan
Matthews, Pamela (Cree) - Canada
Maurice, Gail (Métis) - Canada
Mauro, Ian - Canada
McGregor, Lurline Wailana (Native Hawaiian) - United States
McMaster, Gerald (Plains Cree, Siksika) - Canada
Mendoza, Brian Andrew
Mex, María Leonarda (Maya) - Mexico
Midthunder, Amber (Assiniboine-Sioux) - United States
Midthunder, Angelique - United States
Miller, Derek (Mohawk) - Canada
Milliken, Laura (Ojibwe) - Canada
Millward, Jesse - United States
Mithlo, Nancy Marie (Chiricahua Apache) - United States
Momaday, N. Scott (Kiowa, Cherokee) - United States
Momoa, Jason (Native Hawaiian)
Moniz, Jr., R. Vincent (NuEta)
Monkman, Kent (Cree) - Canada
Monteforte, Guillermo - Mexico
Montgomery, Kate - United States
Montoya, Teresa (Navajo) - United States
Morales Tarqui, María (Aymara) - Bolivia
Moreno, Johnny - United States
Morgan, Jeffrey (Fallon Paiute) - United States
Morris, Beverly (Aleut) - United States
Morse, Richardson - United States
Moya, Alex - Chile
Muenala, Alberto (Kichua) - Ecuador
Muñoz, Alex (Chamorro) - United States

N

Naponse, Darlene (Ojibwe) - Canada
Naranjo-Morse, Nora (Santa Clara) - United States
Nepinak, Darryl (Saulteaux) - Canada
Nez, Rachael (Navajo) - United States
Niro, Shelley (Mohawk) - Canada
Noodin, Margaret (Ojibwe)
Norrgard, Lorraine - United States
Norris, Jude (Plains Cree) - Canada

O

Obomsawin, Alanis (Abenaki) - Canada
Olivares Ruiz, Roberto - Mexico
Olson, Lorne (Ojibwe) - Canada
Ortega, Ariel (Guaraní Mbya)
Osawa, Sandra Sunrising (Makah) - United States
Ottawa, Marie-Pier (Attikamekw) - Canada

P

Padgett, Jan - Canada
Paillán Conoepan, Elías (Mapuche) - Chile
Paillán, Jeanette (Mapuche) - Chile
Painter, Stephanie (Washo, Shoshone, Oneida) - United States
Papatie, Kevin (Algonquin) - Canada
Papatie, Vincent (Algonquin) - Canada
Paredes, Erick
Paulson Hereniko, Jeannette - United States
Pávez, Ana María - Chile
Peaches, Deidre Lynn (Navajo) - United States
Peinado, J. Carlos (Mandan, Hidatsa) - United States
Pérez Guitierrez, Zenaida (Mixe) - Mexico
Pérez Rojas, Carlos Efraín (Mixe) - Mexico
Phillips, Penny - United States
Piãko, Bebito (Asháninka) - Brazil
Pilon, Benoît - Canada
Podemski, Jennifer (Saulteaux) - Canada
Podemski, Tamara (Saulteaux) - United States

Q

Quizhpe, Franklin (Saraguro Kichua) - Ecuador

R

Rae, Heather (Cherokee) - United States
Rajotte, Coleen (Cree, Métis) - Canada
Rapu, Sergio Mata'u (Rapa Nui) - Chile
Ratt-Brascoupe, Russell (Anishinaabe) - Canada
Ray, Shelby (Navajo) - United States
Rector, Tracy (Seminole) - United States
Red Corn, Ryan (Osage) - United States
Red-Horse, Valerie (Cherokee, Sioux) - United States
Redroad, Randy (Cherokee) - United States
Reevis, Steve (Blackfeet) - United States
Revenga, Álvaro - Guatemala
Rhine, Gary - United States
Rice, Alex (Mohawk) - Canada
Rickard, Fred (Cree) - Canada
Rickard, Paul M. (Cree) - Canada
Riera, Jon
Riley, Sally (Wiradjuri) - Australia
Ringlero, Reuben (Gila River Pima) - United States
Rodríguez Guillén, Pavel (Purépecha) - Mexico
Rodríguez Santos, Bertha (Chatino) - Mexico
Roque, Sara (Métis) - Canada
Ross, Daphne - United States
Rossi, Alejandro - Peru
Russo, Yvonne (Sicangu Lakota) - United States
Ryan, Finn - United States

S

Salas Estrada, Aída - Mexico
Salazar, Juan Francisco - Chile
Sando-Emhoolah, Mary (Warm Springs, Wasco, Aleut) - United States
Sanga, Ty (Native Hawaiian) - United States
Sanjinés, Iván - Bolivia
Sarnoski, Michael
Schroder, Rick - United States
Sen, Ivan (Gamilaroi) - Australia
Sepulveda, Anlo
Seronde, Sarah Del (Navajo) - United States
Seschillie, Donavan (Navajo) - United States
Shangreaux, Lily (Oglala Lakota) - United States
Sherbert, Cedar (Kumeyaay) - United States
Shilling, Travis (Ojibwe) - Canada
Silverstein, Annie - United States
Simpson, Audra (Mohawk) - Canada
Singer, Beverly (Tewa, Navajo) - United States
Skorodin, Ian (Choctaw) - United States
Small, Gail (Northern Cheyenne) - United States
Smith, Alex
Smith, Andrew J.
Smith, Ariel (Cree, Ojibway, Roma, Jewish) - Canada
Smith, Patrick William
Solito, Auraeus (Palaw'an) - Philippines
Sorensen, Kristine - United States
Soto-Sosa, Juana (Purépecha) - Mexico
Southam, Tim - Canada
Spang, Bently (Northern Cheyenne) - United States
Spear, Jeremy - United States
Spears, Eddie (Lower Brule Sioux) - United States
Spencer, Chaske (Lakota) - United States
Spitz, Jeff - United States
Studi, Wes (Cherokee) - United States
Syliboy, Alan (Mi'kmaq) - Canada

T

Tall Chief, Amy (Osage) - United States
Tangen, Rulan (Métis) - United States
Tarbell, Reaghan (Mohawk) - United States, Canada
Thomas, Dax (Laguna, Acoma) - United States
Thompson, Kaherawaks (Mohawk) - Canada
Thompson, Sally - United States
Thornton, Warwick (Kaytetye) - Australia
Thunder, Jonathan (Red Lake Ojibwe) - United States
Tillman Salas, Maja - Peru
Tippeconnie, Sunrise (Comanche, Navajo) - United States
Todd, Loretta (Métis, Cree) - Canada
Tomhave, Jonathan (Hidatsa, Prairie Band of Potawatomi, Hocak) - United States
Tootoosis, Gordon (Cree, Stoney) - Canada
Toro, Guillermo del
Torrie, Jeremy (Ojibwe) - Canada
Tousey, Sheila (Menominee, Stockbridge Munsee) - United States
Treuquil, Freddy (Mapuche) - Chile
Trudell, John (Santee Sioux) - United States
Tserewahú, Divino (Xavánte) - Brazil
Tso, Camille Manybeads (Navajo) - United States
Turfler , Frank (Salt River Pima-Maricopa Aw-Thum)
Txicão, Karané (Ikpeng) - Brazil
Txicão, Kumaré (Ikpeng) - Brazil
Txicão, Natuyu Yuwipo (Ikpeng) - Brazil

U

Ungalaaq, Natar (Inuit) - Canada

V

Valdivia, Fernando - Peru
Van Camp, Richard (Tlicho)
Varela, Bruno - Mexico
Vaughan-Lee, Emmanuel
Verbinski, Gore
Verdin, Monique (Houma) - United States
Villafaña, Amado (Arhuaco) - Colombia
Virga, Jim - United States

W

Wacks, Jonathan - United States
Waititi, Taika (Te Whānau-ā-Apanui) - New Zealand
Wallworth, Lynette - Australia
Wammack Weber, Byrt - Mexico
Wapeemukwa, Wayne (Métis) - Canada
Webb, Ernest (Cree) - Canada
Weetaluktuk, Jobie (Inuit) - Canada
Wheeler, Manuelito - United States
Whitman, Richard Ray (Euchee, Creek) - United States
Williams, Karin (Cook Islands) - United States
Wilms, Wenonah (Ojibwe, Dakota) - United States
Wing, Cyndee - United States
Wing, David - United States
Wolfgramm, Stan (Tongan) - New Zealand
Wong, Annabel (Salt River Pima) - United States
Wookey, Janelle (Métis) - Canada

Y

Young, Nathan (Pawnee, Delaware, Kiowa) - United States
Yube, Zezinho (Hunikui) - Brazil

Z

Zeig, Sande - United States

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