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Full Frame Honors Dr. Benjamin D. Reese Jr. of Duke University with 2019 Advocate Award

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is proud to announce that it will honor longtime festival supporter Dr. Benjamin D. Reese Jr. with its 2019 Advocate Award. The prestigious Advocate Award is given annually in recognition of individuals who exemplify the heart, soul, and spirit of Full Frame through their leadership and support of the festival and the documentary community. The award will be presented to Dr. Reese by Full Frame Director Deirdre Haj during…

Announcement

Full Frame 2019 Award Winners

The Reva and David Logan Grand Jury Award
Sponsored by The Reva and David Logan Foundation

One Child Nation, directed by Nanfu Wang and Jialing Zhang
Encore 5 – 8:00 pm in Cinema 1
 
 
Full Frame Jury Award for Best Short
Provided by Drs. Barbra and Andrew Rothschild

GIVE, directed by David de Rozas
Encore 2 – 2:20 pm in Cinema 3

Obon, directed by André Hörmann and Anna Samo
Encore 4 – 5:20 pm in Cinema 3

 
Full Frame Audience Award – Feature

Kifaru, directed by David Hambridge
Encore 3 – 4:50 pm in Fletcher Hall
 
 
Full Frame Audience Award – Short
Sponsored by Thunder Mountain Media
 
Life Overtakes Me, directed by John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson
Encore 1 – 2:00 pm in Cinema 1
 
 
Center for Documentary Studies Filmmaker Award
Provided by the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University
 
A Thousand Girls Like Me, directed by Sahra Mani
Encore 4 – 5:20 pm in Cinema 3
 
 
Charles E. Guggenheim Emerging Artist Award
Provided by the Charles E. Guggenheim Family
 
Titixe, directed by Tania Hernández Velasco
Encore 1 – 2:00 pm in Cinema 1
 
 
Full Frame President’s Award
Sponsored by Duke University
 
One Thing in Nothing, directed by Whitney Legge
Encore 2 – 2:20 pm in Cinema 3
 
 
Full Frame Environmental Award
Sponsored by The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)
 
Kifaru, directed by David Hambridge
Encore 3 – 4:50 pm in Fletcher Hall
 
 
Kathleen Bryan Edwards Award for Human Rights
Sponsored by the Julian Price Family Foundation in memory of Melanie Taylor
 
Mossville: When Great Trees Fall, directed by Alexander John Glustrom
Encore 2 – 2:20 pm in Cinema 3

 

Festival Sponsors

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is a program of the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University