FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Navajo Nation TV & Film

Does Navajo Nation TV & Film have a radio station?


No, Navajo Nation TV & Film does not operate a radio station.




In addition to film, production, and television, does Navajo Nation TV & Film offer additional services?


Our office is currently developing insightful work sessions and training programs for those interested in the film/media industry. These include the Navajo Talent Agent Program, the Navajo Crew Agent Program, the Stunt Development Program, and the Niha'alchini Filmmakers Program.




Does Navajo Nation TV & Film provide marketing services?


No, Navajo Nation TV & Film is not a marketing firm.





Navajo Nation Production Office - Produce Navajo

Does the Production Office rent out media equipment?


No, the Production Office does not rent or loan any equipment. All equipment will only be handled and operated by NNTVF staff.




Does the Production Office charge for media services?


Yes, media service fees vary based on the needs of the production. Payment is accepted in the form of a check or money order made out to the Navajo Nation TV & Film.




Does the Production Office have any stock images or footage for licensing?


No, the Production Office does not have stock images or footage for licensing; however, we will be working on a future gallery.




I'm a production company and want to utilize Navjao crew for my project; how do I request additional crew?


You can request for Navajo crew by emailing us at nntvf.servicerequest@navajo-nsn.gov. Depending on the specifications of your request, we may be able to accommodate youl however, this will be on case-by-case review.




Does NNTVF have a certified Drone Pilot?


Yes, the Production Office has three certified, licensed drone operators to assist with your production.




How can I volunteer to be part of the NNTVF crew?


Email your request to nntvf.servicerequest@navajo-nsn.gov and ask to speak to our Production Coordinator.





Navajo Nation Production Office - Produce Navajo

Does the Production Office rent out media equipment?


No, the Production Office does not rent or loan any equipment. All equipment will only be handled and operated by NNTVF staff.




Does the Production Office charge for media services?


Yes, media service fees vary based on the needs of the production. Payment is accepted in the form of a check or money order made out to the Navajo Nation TV & Film.




Does the Production Office have any stock images or footage for licensing?


No, the Production Office does not have stock images or footage for licensing; however, we will be working on a future gallery.




I'm a production company and want to utilize Navjao crew for my project; how do I request additional crew?


You can request for Navajo crew by emailing us at nntvf.servicerequest@navajo-nsn.gov. Depending on the specifications of your request, we may be able to accommodate youl however, this will be on case-by-case review.




Does NNTVF have a certified Drone Pilot?


Yes, the Production Office has three certified, licensed drone operators to assist with your production.




How can I volunteer to be part of the NNTVF crew?


Email your request to nntvf.servicerequest@navajo-nsn.gov and ask to speak to our Production Coordinator.





NNTV5 - Watch Navajo

Is NNTV5 licensed with the FCC?


Our TV station was registed in 1989 with the FCC.




Is NNTV5 analog or digital?


We provide digital formatted television through terrestrial point-to-point RF to remain current with technological trends.




Does NNTV5 have a TV program schedule?


Yes, we update our schedule monthly, which can be viewed on the Watch Navajo page here.




What content does NNTVF broadcast?


We have three primary categories for subject material, all of which are Navajo-owned and created: i. Governmental, including live streams and public service announcements ii. Educational, including culture, language, health & wellness, and cooking iii. Public access, including documentaries, drama, sports, talk shows, and animation




How can I view the NNTV5 channel?


To view our channel, you will need to be within the vicinity of one of our tranmission towers in Window Rock, AZ, Tohatchi, NM, Shiprock, NM, or Crownpoint, NM. Our coverage area can be viewed here: To access the channel, view the How-To video on our YouTube page here.




Who can I contact if I'm not able to get the NNTV5 channel?


You may contact the Broadcast Technician at (928) 871-7826 during regular business hours. If after hours, please email nntvf.servicerequest@navajo-nsn.gov with a brief description of your problem.




Does NNTV5 offer other services?


NNTV5 is in development of an underwriting policy which offers underwriting spots for local businesses and organizations to recognize your business/organization in a non-commercial spot in NNTV5's program schedule.




How can I broadcast my film project on the NNTV5 channel?


NNTV5 is finalizing a Broadcast Submission Form for those interested in having your fim project aired on our station. Please note, your submission will be subject to review and approval prior to its airing.




Can I view NNTV5 on any streaming services?


No, we do not offer an on-demand streaming service.




Can I request archived videos broadcasted on NNTV5?


No, NNTV5 does not release archived or current content.