Oklahoma has benefits that other states may not have when it comes to cinema production. Movie filming on Oklahoma has seen more movement in the last few years, but not just from Hollywood directors. Oklahoma born writer-director, Kyle Kauwika-Harris, and producer Jacob Snovel, also from Oklahoma, have both been involved in feature films that have been filmed in the state.
The second White House Tribal Summit aimed to expand tribal access to federal funding through an executive order signed by President Biden today. Comanche Chairman Mark Woomavovah was at the summit in D.C., and says they discussed progress made by tribes since the first summit last year.
“The majority of the money that comes into our community goes to our partners in the community in order for it to be advantageous for them to place people boots on the ground within our community and employ and hire people right here at home,”