Celebrate the 2013 accomplishments of Native Americans in the entertainment industry. This evening event will recognize six projects in the areas of film, television, and new media as selected by the Honoring Natives Committee. Enjoy a night a fun, network with talented artists, and see a clip of the Navajo-dubbed version of Star Wars Episode IV.
5:00 p.m. - Light reception
6:00 p.m. - Main event
Event: Red Carpet Arrivals, screening of the top 6 nominees, recognition of the top 3 winners, and mingle with filmmakers and winners at an exclusive reception. Founded in 2009, the Farhang Foundation Short Film Festival has quickly become a leading festival dedicated to celebrating Iranian heritage through short film, video and animation. Whether you are Iranian or non-Iranian, a veteran or aspiring filmmaker, the Farhang Foundation Short Film Festival is open to individuals from all backgrounds and walks of life. The festival has one hope in mind: to provide a forum for individuals to use their creativity and talent to spark and inspire interest in Iranian culture.