Award Ceremony

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Join us for our closing night celebration and awards ceremony! 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 Mead Award winner will be announced in a ceremony on Sunday evening.

Margaret Mead’s granddaughter, actor and educator Sevanne Kassarjian, will present the 2018 Margaret Mead Filmmaker Award. This year, there are a record 13 films in contention for the award—check out the full list of award contenders and learn more about our esteemed 2018 Mead Jurors.

After the party, everyone is invited to a free screening of the award-winning film.