Join us for the Premieres of "Reel Injun" and "American Indian Actors"

Join us for the Premieres of "Reel Injun" and "American Indian Actors"
Filed in: EEO & Diversity

YOU ARE INVITED TO A FREE SCREENING OF REEL INJUN AND AMERICAN INDIAN ACTORS ON NOVEMBER 20, 2010 AT THE MUSEUM OF TOLERANCE

In celebration of American Indian Heritage Month, Screen Actors Guild Affirmative Action & Diversity Invites You to the World Premieres of American Indian Actors and Reel Injun (director’s cut) at the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles.

Hosted by SAG President’s National Task Force for American Indians & NBC Universal at LA Skins Fest 

Screen Actors Guild President’s National Task Force for American Indians & NBC Universal will present an evening of red carpet premieres at LA Skins Fest: the world premiere of the short video American Indian Actors, a look at contemporary American Indian actors in the entertainment industry, and the Los Angeles premiere of the feature documentary director’s cut of Reel Injun, an entertaining and insightful look at the portrayals of North American Natives through a century of cinema and how the myth of "the Injun" has influenced the world's understanding-and misunderstanding-of  Natives.

 When:    8 p.m., Saturday, November 20, 2010

Where:  The Museum of Tolerance, 9786 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles 90035

RSVP required:     SAGdiversity@sag.org   Please RSVP yourself and names of guests. 

Check out the Reel Injun trailer here:

Event Info:  Please arrive early at least 20 minutes early for check-in through security.  Free underground parking.  Enter on Pico Blvd.  Please bring valid ID for entrance into the parking structure.  Please be considerate of residential neighborhoods and do not park or drive through residential streets.  No food, drink, cameras and other electronic devices (MP3 players, CD players, etc) allowed in the theater.

About LA Skins Fest:  Founded in 2006, LA Skins Fest is the premier Native American Film Festival in Los Angeles.  For more information, please visit, www.laskinsfest.com

For more information please contact: SAG Affirmative Action & Diversity at diversity@sag.org or (323) 549-6644.