Nearly a century after Museum anthropologists first recorded a sacred ceremony of the Zuni tribe, a rare archival film is getting its second life.
Four films in this year's Margaret Mead Film Festival raise provocative questions about the motivations and economics of cultural tourism. Featuring great documentary filmmaking throughout, the Mead's theme this year is "See for Yourself."
The award recognizes documentary filmmakers who embody the spirit, energy, and innovation demonstrated by anthropologist Margaret Mead.
The 2013 Mead Award jury members include HBO’s Lisa Heller, documentary producer Sadia Shepard, filmmaker Jamal Joseph, and Reel 13’s Richard Peña.