The ‘redface’ era returns
Non-Natives make the best Natives, says Hollywood
“Natives need to be cast for Native parts,” said Shonie De La Rosa, Navajo, director and owner of Sheephead Films. “It’s that simple. With a little effort on Hollywood’s part it can be done.”
For more on the "redface" issue, see Natives on Non-Native Casting and A Brief History of "Redface." For more on the subject in general, see The Best Indian Movies.