WHO WE ARE

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At Native Hope Media we honor the indigenous oral tradition of storytelling.

Our original and client focused work adheres to our core values of representation, the dismantling of barriers and our belief in the fundamental power of storytelling to inspire change.

We are a subsidiary of Native Hope - a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

We work closely with our parent organization in the identification of projects, initiatives, and partners throughout development and production.

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OUR TEAM

Trisha Burke
Trisha is the Executive Director at Native Hope and the Executive Director and a Co-Founder of Native Hope Media. A lifelong teacher, playwright, and artist, her experience includes decades of teaching and mentorship as well as a business and creative development background. Trisha works closely with clients and collaborators to ensure consistency of messaging and quality of Partnerships.

Trisha Burke
Executive Director

Trisha is the Executive Director at Native Hope and the Executive Director and a Co-Founder of Native Hope Media. A lifelong teacher, playwright, and artist, her experience includes decades of teaching and mentorship as well as a business and creative development background. Trisha works closely with clients and collaborators to ensure consistency of messaging and quality of Partnerships.
Noah Lang
Noah is an independent film producer and branded content creative with a background in creative development and production management. His films have played countless festivals including Tribeca, SXSW, and LAFF and have been distributed internationally with partners such as Netflix, Hulu, and Vertical Entertainment. His brand clients include Chase, Infiniti, JCPenney, Chevy, Canon, and many more.

Noah Lang
Consulting Producer

Noah is an independent film producer and branded content creative with a background in creative development and production management. His films have played countless festivals including Tribeca, SXSW, and LAFF and have been distributed internationally with partners such as Netflix, Hulu, and Vertical Entertainment. His brand clients include Chase, Infiniti, JCPenney, Chevy, Canon, and many more.
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Orlando Skidmore is an award-winning, independent filmmaker from the White Mountain Apache Tribe of eastern Arizona. After several years of producing public service announcements for the Apache Tribe, he produced his first of many scripted short films.  Orlando studied digital media, post-production and was a Film Crew Technician at Central New Mexico Community College. He recently worked with AMC, Sony Pictures, Paramount Pictures and Canon. Orlando lives in Albuquerque New Mexico, where he is currently working as a Cinematographer and Filmmaker with Native Hope Media.

Orlando Skidmore
Cinematographer & Filmmaker

Orlando Skidmore is an award-winning, independent filmmaker from the White Mountain Apache Tribe of eastern Arizona. After several years of producing public service announcements for the Apache Tribe, he produced his first of many scripted short films.  Orlando studied digital media, post-production and was a Film Crew Technician at Central New Mexico Community College. He recently worked with AMC, Sony Pictures, Paramount Pictures and Canon. Orlando lives in Albuquerque New Mexico, where he is currently working as a Cinematographer and Filmmaker with Native Hope Media.

OUR TRADITION

 

Native Hope Media is a production company founded on an ethos of fairness, representation, support, and empowerment for Native filmmakers, artists, brands, and creators.

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We are driven by a desire to create lasting relationships with our clients and viewers that align with our values and greater mission.

We collaborate with organizations, institutions, brands, and partners to craft meaningful content that can impact not only the lives of Native American youth but a wide and diverse audience.

Language, tradition, art, ceremonies, honoring the past, and family. These elements aren’t just parts of our lives; they form our identity and they underpin the work that we take on and develop as a team.

We believe that the tradition of storytelling can impact change now more than ever. Native Hope Media is the natural evolution of that belief.

STORYTELLER LAB

 

The Native Media Storyteller Lab Program is an annual incubator program for media creatives engaged in a variety of disciplines including Independent Film, Documentary, Unscripted, Animation, and Episodic Storytelling.

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NMSL is a yearlong program for selected resident artists who work closely with the Native Hope Media team and select mentors and industry professionals to develop and produce carefully vetted projects for multi-platform Distribution.

Our inaugural class of residents will be announced soon and is comprised of a diverse slate of documentary and narrative filmmakers whose projects represent a wide cross-section of content form and subjects.

By participating in the Storyteller Lab, residents are awarded an upfront stipend, access to facilities and in-kind tools, and an open-door policy with Native Hope Media staff and specifically engaged mentors and Advisors.

Advisors will include professionals both above and below the line including directors, producers, and writers as well as industry executives such as managers, executive producers, and agents.

CONTACT US

We are always on the lookout for new partnerships.

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