This award is given to the documentary feature audiences liked most as voted by a tabulated rating system. Select documentary feature-length films screening in the following sections were eligible for the Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature: Documentary Competition, International Showcase, Summer Showcase and Community Screenings.
★ WINNER: BIRTH STORY: INA MAY GASKIN AND THE FARM MIDWIVES
World Premiere: This documentary tells the empowering story of Ina May Gaskin and the courageous midwives of the Farm commune who inspired the modern midwifery movement. DIRECTORS: Sara Lamm, Mary Wigmore
PRODUCERS: Sara Lamm, Mary Wigmore, Kate Roughan, Zachary Mortensen FEATURING: Ina May Gaskin, Stephen Gaskin, Pamela Hunt, Farm Midwives past and present, Kristina Kennedy Davis