Cherokee Nation film office celebrates premiere of ‘Fancy Dance’
, 2023-01-31 11:44:27,
TULSA, Okla. (KFOR) – The Cherokee Nation and its film office are celebrating the world premiere of “Fancy Dance.”
“Fancy Dance” was recently showed at the 2023 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, as a finalist in the U.S. Dramatic Competition.
Filmed in the Cherokee Nation Reservation, “Fancy Dance” stars Lily Gladstone from “Killers of the Flower Moon.”
According to the Cherokee Nation, “Fancy Dance” is the first recipient of the tribe’s film incentive. The film features Native American talent and crew while displaying major present-day issues Indigenous women, children and families face.