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Lake Pepin video selected for eight film festivals!
- Miami Fest/Best Shorts Worldwide Festival
- Cinema Verde Film Festival
- 2017 Benicia Film Festival in California
- Wildlife Conservation Film Festival
- semi-finalist for the Green Earth Festival
- won the Music Video Competition of the Seven Summits Awards at the Mountain Film Festival
- been accepted to the Great Lakes International Film Festival
- and the Yosemite Film Festival bestowed its highest level of recognition via a Top Award
Created with the help of Communications Studies Professor Mark Pedelty and support from Southeast RSDP, the video raises awareness of the sedimentation of Lake Pepin and what can be done. Learn the story behind the video in a 2016 Happenings newsletter and learn more about the project here.