Wes Studi will make Oscar history by receiving an Academy of Motion Pictures honorary award in October 2019.
As is the case in many of the Oscars over the years, Native and indigenous peoples get little mention for their contributions to American storytelling.
Yalitza Aparicio, who is Mixtec and Triqui, has been nominated for an Academy Award for her first film role.
Hollywood isn't a place where Native Americans will find a lot of opportunities but some signs of change were seen during the industry's biggest night of the year.
Actor Wes Studi, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, will be one of the presenters at the 90th Academy Awards.
The critically-acclaimed documentary about the late Elouise Cobell is garnering more notice.
Adam Beach, Sherman Alexie, Heather Rae and Joanelle Romero have been invited to join the prestigious Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Embrace of the Serpent didn't win the Academy Award for best foreign-language film but the Colombian production is still drawing attention for its unique story.
The Rosebud Sioux citizen is apparently the first and only Native American member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Native people are the least represented and the most stereotyped of all: if any group has any grounds to raise their voices in protest we do.
Guatemala selected Ixcanul, filmed in the Kaqchikel language, while Venezuela chose DAUNA. Lo que lleva el rio, a film mostly in Warao.
Oneida Nation leader Ray Halbritter is headed to Los Angeles to attend the Academy Awards and to promote central New York as a filming location. Halbritter said filming could provide...