Edward Star (19) an enrolled member of the Oglala Lakota Tribe, born and raised on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. He is a young aspiring Indigenous Filmmaker, Photographer, Artist, and Storyteller.
ANCESTORS IN TRAINING is pleased to welcome Edward to the 2020 Class of The AIT Internship Program.
WHO WE ARE:
Ancestors in Training is an evolution of culture and how that relates to Indigenous People adopting digital arts & technology as modern day weapons to tell our narratives. We foster new talent ushering the craft towards innovation for the future of Indigenous communities. AIT provides a platform to reclaim the Indigenous Narrative by creating equitable opportunities through mentorship for marginalized Indigenous communities globally.
This prestigious Internship includes: Hands on training with Industry Professionals working within the AIT Mentorship Program. Edward will have one-on-one access to Film Directors, Screenwriters, Editors, and Producers.
HOW YOU CAN HELP
You can help Edward bring the Indigenous perspective and lens to the international stage. Check out his gofundme campaign to travel to Brazil here:
We strongly believe our Ancestors guide us on our journey and we are all simply Ancestors in Training!