Holba' Pisachi' Native Film Festival Schedule:
10 a.m. Welcome and ceremonial prayer in Chickasaw language by Rose Jefferson (Chickasaw elder)
10:10 a.m. J. Nicole Hatfield live painting demonstration begins in the Anoli' Theater lobby
10:10 a.m. Short films from Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) students
11:10 a.m. Chickasaw stomp dance demonstration
11:30 a.m. Blessed starring Delanna Studi
11:55 a.m. Q&A with Delanna Studi
1 p.m. Native Fashion Show
1:30 p.m. Q&A with Native Fashion Show designers Patricia Michaels, Leslie Deer, Margaret Roach Wheeler and Tyra Shackleford
1:45 p.m. Excerpt reading from AND SO WE WALKED: An Artist's Journey Along the Trail of Tears, an original play written and performed by Delanna Studi
1:55 p.m. Q&A with Delanna Studi
2:10 p.m. Barking Water starring Casey Camp-Horinek
3:30 p.m. Q&A with Casey Camp-Horinek
3:45 p.m. Native Women en Masse: Harmony Through Cultural Identity and Allegiance in Electronic Media panel discussion with Delanna Studi, Casey Camp-Horinek, Dr. Joely Proudfit and Jeannie Barbour
4:15 p.m. Bearer of the Morning: The Life of Te Ata Thompson Fisher documentary
5:15 p.m. Q&A with Jeannie Barbour
5:30 p.m. Red carpet photos and autographs
6:30 p.m. Hostiles 
8:45 p.m. Q&A with Dr. Joely Proudfit

Upcoming Events

  • 10:00AM

    The Chickasaw Cultural Center is excited to announce Marathon Matinee films!

    Admission to these select weekend-matinee films will be free and concession items will be available. Concession will...

    Sep. 15 - Dec. 23 Marathon Matinee Films
  • 10:00AM

    In the spirit of Christmas, departments from across the Chickasaw Nation decorate a tree in accordance with the selected theme and votes are cast for the best tree.

    This year's Festival of...

    Nov. 24 - Dec. 31 Festival of Trees
  • 10:00AM

    Embrace the holiday season with a spectacular drive-thru light display at the Chickasaw Cultural Center’s Celebration of Lights. Our light extravaganza features dozens of displays with traditional...

    Nov. 24 - Dec. 31 Celebration of Lights