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Saturday, October 25 • 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Margaret Mead Filmmaker Award Ceremony

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Admission to the Awards Ceremony is Free with any 2014 Mead Ticket Stub!

The Margaret Mead Filmmaker Award recognizes documentary filmmakers who embody the spirit, energy, and innovation demonstrated by anthropologist Margaret Mead in her research, fieldwork, films, and writings. The award is given to a filmmaker whose feature documentary displays artistic excellence and originality of storytelling technique while offering a new perspective on a culture or community remote from the majority of our audiences’ experience. Filmmakers with works making their U.S. premieres at the festival are eligible.

The contenders for this year’s Margaret Mead Filmmaker Award are:

  • Angus Gibson and Jemma Jupp, directors, 28 Up South Africa (US Premiere)
  • Simona Ghizzoni and Emanuela Zuccalà, directors, Just to Let You Know That I’m Alive (US Premiere)
  • Sebastian Junger, director, The Last Patrol (US Premiere
  • Tham N’guyen Thi, director, Madame Phung's Last Journey (US Premiere)
  • Daniel Ziv, director, Jalanan (US Premiere)
  • Adam Zucker, director, The Return (US Premiere)
  • Lynette Wallworth, director, Tender (US Premiere)

 The 2014 Margaret Mead Filmmaker Award Jury

The Margaret Mead Filmmaker Award winner(s) will be announced in an awards ceremony on Saturday night.  The winning film will be shown in an encore presentation on Sunday evening.

Saturday October 25, 2014 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Wallach Orientation Center

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