THE MARGARET MEAD FILM FESTIVAL
THURSDAY-SUNDAY / OCTOBER 17–20
American Museum of Natural History, 79th Street and Central Park West
The Margaret Mead Film Festival is the longest running showcase for cultural storytelling and international documentaries. The 2013 Festival will screen 38 outstanding films and host special events and performances Thursday, October 17 through Sunday, October 20, 2013. The festival features 16 U.S. premieres, spanning narratives from the surprising ripple effect of cultural tourism to the immigrant protagonist across cultures.
Center for Media, Culture and History – related screenings and events:
Friday, Oct. 18, 10:30-2pm/3-5pm: Mead Dialogues: “Seeing Ethnography” with Zoe Bray
Saturday, Oct. 19, 12 PM: Emerging Visual Anthropologists Showcase
Saturday, Oct. 19, 2:30 PM: Screenings: Queen of the Desert and How Far is Heaven?
Saturday, Oct. 19, 5 PM: Mead Dialogues: Culture Lab: Collaborations with Makers, Scholar, and Communities
Saturday, Oct. 19, 8:30 PM: Screening: Gringo Trails
Featured photos: from the Opening Night Mead documentary, Miss Nicki and the Tiger Girls