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2021 Golden Acorn Awards

Selected student work from MDOCS' annual showcase

The MDOCS Golden Acorn Awards celebrates student creation throughout each year in Documentary Studies courses and around campus. Golden Acorns are awarded to faculty nominations of extraordinary student projects coming out of Doc Studies courses and Skids Choice awards for self-submissions of independent media work from any and all Skidmore students (bottom of the page).


Golden Acorn Winner Videos

Doc Film (found footage): Memoir in the Magazine
Doc Film (found footage): "Memoir in the Magazine"
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by: Kathryn Brodie '22, Emma Gill '24, and Eli Gleason '22

Audio Doc (long-form): Interview with Youngey Mingyur Rinpoche
Audio Doc (long-form): "Interview with Youngey Mingyur Rinpoche"

by: Lena Bruursema '23, Meesha Ryan '22, Vilnis Puris '23

Audio Doc (short): Musha Wako
Audio Doc (short): "Musha Wako"

by: Anesu Mukombiwa '24


Doc Film: Rin and I
Doc Film: "Rin & I"
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by: Riley Mallory ‘22

Audio Doc (long-form): ʇɹɐnɯɐ:joy
Audio Doc (long-form): ʇɹɐnɯɐ:joy

by: Malchijah Hoskins ‘22

Doc Photo Series: Quarantine
Doc Photo Series: "Quarantine"

by: Lauren Greaves ‘23