2013 Special Screening and Awards Gala



On Monday, December 2, 2013, MHDF held its annual Awards Gala at the Beatrice Theater in

New York City featuring a special screening of the long-awaited completed documentary film 

MISS HILL, Making Dance Matter.


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Film Director, Greg Vander Veer (right) with Board Member Yasuko Tokunaga, Joanna Ney and Emiko Tokunaga

The Young Professional Award was presented to Christian Griggs-Drane
(pictured below with Board Member Henning Rübsam)


And a special presentation took place to recognize and honor

our original Founding Board Members 

(named below)

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           J.R. Glover & Risa Steinberg         Jeanne Ruddy, Caroline Adams & Linda Kent


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          Esther Nelson & Megan Williams             Ann Vachon & Danny Lewis

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             Elisa Da Prato & Florent Ghys             Christine Dakin & Lance Westergard


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             Ann Crosset & Dian Dong                              Dr. Allen Maniker & H.T. Chen