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 2013 Margaret Mead Film Festival will screen 39 outstanding films and host special events and performances Thursday, October 17 through Sunday, October 20, 2013.
The award recognizes documentary filmmakers who embody the spirit, energy, and innovation demonstrated by anthropologist Margaret Mead.