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Natives in Charge of Their Narrative

Who Tells the Story Matters

Our first medicine is the sacred water in our mothers womb. As a collective body of creatives we will take a journey in sharing the Indigenous knowledge as water protectors and environmental stewards of this land and how that manifests on to the big screen bringing a global awareness to Mother Earth.

ADDRESSING CLIMATE ACTION THROUGH A NATIVE INDIGENOUS PERSPECTIVE 

An innovative think tank within the Entertainment Industry, uniting Native and Indigenous filmmakers, creatives, and communities from around the world in Los Angeles. Together, we envision fresh climate narratives and explore the economic potential of green energy for the benefit of all.

The primary difference between the Western and Indigenous ways of life is that Indians experience and relate to a living universe, whereas western people reduce all things, living or not to objects. – Vine Deloris, Jr.

ONLY ONE WATER

Play your role in preserving our planet’s well-being by engaging with the Native Indigenous Narrative.
Only One Water

We are building a way of life for future generations.

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WE ARE NOT A MOVEMENT
WE ARE  A WAY OF LIFE

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ONE SKY
ONE SUN
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Only One Water Tour 2024

Artists, Activists, Water Protectors
March August November

ONLY ONE WATER VIRTUAL SUMMIT

Kicked Off the 28th Red Nation International Film Festival

November 1. 2023

JoDe Goudy

JoDe Goudy

Former Chairman of Yakama Nation

Joanelle Romero

Joanelle Romero

Humanitarian, Actor, Founder and President of Red Nation Celebration Institute

Roberto Mukaro Borrero

Roberto Mukaro Borrero

Human Rights Activist

Sharon Day

Sharon Day

Executive director at Indigenous Peoples Task Force

Only One Water Conversation Series

Water Back + Indigenous Peoples + Climate Change + Water Governance + Water Health + Water Justice + Water and Land Rematriation

ONLY ONE WATER campaign was first launched in 2003 with this global PSA.

Joanelle Romero Founder, CEO and President of Red Nation Celebration Institute was invited by Holiness Dalai Lama in 2015 to speak and sing on Native Indigenous Women and the Sacredness of Water-Mni Wakan at his 80th Birthday party, reaching globally millions of viewers.

In 2016 – President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey on June 5th to attend the first  ‘United State of Women’s Summit’ there Joanelle Romero met with congressional members to address Native Women in Film & Television Initiative. The seeds have been planted.

Joanelle Romero Founder, CEO and President of Red Nation Celebration Institute was invited by Holiness Dalai Lama in 2015 to speak and sing on Native Indigenous Women and the Sacredness of Water-Mni Wakan at his 80th Birthday party, reaching globally millions of viewers.

In 2016 – President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey on June 5th to attend the first  ‘United State of Women’s Summit’ there Joanelle Romero met with congressional members to address Native Women in Film & Television Initiative. The seeds have been planted.

Native Youth Woke the World to Standing Rock & Beyond.

STANDING ROCK started with Native YOUTH when they were invited to lead the First Indigenous Women RISE March held Red Nation International Film Festival in Los Angeles – November 2015 and went on to organize the run to Washington DC to speak out against the Dakota Access pipeline. Native Youth Woke the World to Standing Rock & Beyond. Supported by our WOMEN, backed by our ELDERS & ANCESTORS.

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