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Paskenta: Nomlaqa Bōda
Production Team


Director & Cinematographer

Harry Dawson


Writer & Producer

Meighan Maloney


Music Composer

Cal Scott


Unit Production Manager

Constance Maloney


Assistant Director

Bruce E. Lawson


Primary Location Sound

Glenn Micallef



Bruce "Sarge" Fleskes


Assistant Camera

Nils Benson


Hair, Makeup and Wardrobe Supervisor

Crystal Shade


Art Direction

Tamara Galvin

Gina Gubitosi


Best Boy Electric

Justin Ward


Best Boy Grip

Brian Lawson



Luis M. Acosta, Law Library of Congress

Richard P. Buchner, University of California Cooperative Extension

Kimberly Johnston-Dodds M.P.A.

Marta M. Knight

Constance Maloney

Anna Louise Odgen-Nussbaum

Cody Pata

Dorothea J. Theodoratus, Ph.D.



Harry Dawson


Motion Graphics

Phil Davis


Sound Design

Joe Jiang


Graphic Design

Tim Bergmann


Post Production Sound Mix



Native American Casting

Crystal Shade


Additional Appearances

Slade Avel

Josiah Barney

Jasmine Barney

Sunhawk Barney

Ike Bay

Les Bigback

Melissa Boell

Mike Boell

David Boyce

Mike Burt

John Chisman

James Civis

Gary Clark

Papo Cruz

Jamie Damon

Josie Damon

Janie Damon

Julie Dykstra

Tori Eaglestaff

Ed Edmo

Jack Falls-Rock

Lee-Ann Foster

Olivia Foster-DeRoche

Susan Funk

Richard L. Gunn

Fred Hahn

Trent Heath

Mark Heimann

Mark Hinds

Stefaughn Jackson

Kit Koenig

Vera Lafferty

Phil Lanzarotta

Al Le Page

Jennifer Lewis

Rob Lewis

Jim Long

Peter Lytle

Anthony "Fish" Martinez

Marychris Mass

Cora McCoy

Emily McCoy

Charlie McCoy

Sam McCoy

James McKnight

William McKnight

William McKnight Jr.

Douglas W. McLain

Patricia Manzanares

Susan Moen

Frank Noe

Gelayn Pastores

Van Peters

Duncan Pierce

Dustin Powell

Mike Prosser

Robert Pulido

Joseph M. Quinones

Robin Rasmussen

David Reed

Bobby Rose

Corey R. Rose

Beverly Saluskin

Jason Seger

Claire Sideras

Matthew Stansbury

Laticia Swiftcloud

Vianna Swiftcloud

Michol Thomas

Isaac Trimble

Ronald True

Audrey Walker

Jessica Williams

Tom Wilson



Brent Lawson


RED® Data Wranglers

Kenney Lowe

Kathleen O’Reilly


2nd Assistant Camera

Sally Spaderna


Additional Location Sound

Richard Beare

Dave Losko

Anna Rieke

Todd Sanders

Tal Segev

Tyler B. Stephens


Hair Assistant

Kellen Eason


Wardrobe/Makeup Assistants

Marychris Mass

Sue Sittko Schaefer


Production Assistants

Andrew Cholerton

Erica Dawson

Bryan Hettinga

Zack Jones

Renato Rodriguez


Additional Grip, Lighting & Camera Equipment 

Gearhead Grip & Electric

Koerner Camera Systems

Pacific Grip & Lighting Inc.



Jim and I Aviators


Storyline Development

Wild Irish Creative Group



Walton Illustration & Design


Prop Artisan

Annette Julien


Additional Post

John Davidson Color


Archive Materials

The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

John Bedford

California Indian Legal Services

California State University, Chico, Meriam Library Special Collections

Everett Freeman

The Law Library of Congress

The National Archives at San Francisco

Sherman Indian Museum

United States Forest Service, Mendocino National Forest


Talent Services

Extras Only

Actors in Action



Chrysi Diamond

Stephanie Hummel

Richard Gillies

Eric Macey

Jordan McGinnis



Busy Bee Catering

Reedville Catering

Elephant's Deli

River and Rock Adventures


Additional Sound Effects
users: J.Zazvurek, xyzr_kx, philberts, timlaroche, jppi_Stu, FreqMan,
Pfujimoto, Walter_Odington, daveincamas, Jhalkompwdr, digifishmusic, dobroide,
shall555 and Robinhood76


The filmmakers would like to express their thanks to:

Ines Crosby

Sherry Myers

Company C, 79th Highlanders, New York Volunteers

4-H Wagon Train

Antique Powerland Museum Association

Clear Creek Rainbow Ranch Inc.

Dorothy Cook

Bob Farwell

Chuck Galford

Mark Halestrom

Bob Lanphere

Lazy J's Livestock, LLC

Northwest Vintage Car and Motorcycle Museum

The Oregon Governor's Office of Film and Television

Paul’s Brown Eggs

The Philip Foster Farm National Historic Site

Stephen V. Quesenberry, Esq.

The Robert Newell House and Butteville School

The Ernest R. Rieben Family

Bobby Rose

Aaron Thomas

Washington County of Oregon, Department of Land Use and Transportation

Western Steam Fiends


Executive Producers

Ines Crosby

The Tribal Council of the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians


by the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians

© 2010