2013 Neuro Film Festival, American Brain Foundation
The American Brain Foundation has announced the winning entries for its 2013 Neuro Film Festival, a contest to raise awareness through video about the need to support research into the prevention, treatment and cure of brain diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, stroke, autism, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis.
GRAND PRIZE ($1,000 and a trip to San Diego)
Awarded by a select panel of judges for the film exhibiting creativity in a technically polished presentation:
Hope for HumaNS by Suzanne Gazda, San Antonio, TX
RUNNER-UP PRIZE ($500 and a trip to San Diego)
Awarded by a select panel of judges:
Epillepsy by Ingrid Pfau, Bozeman, UT
FAN FAVORITE AWARD (Online Recognition)
Awarded by peers as a result of public voting on video entries:
Little Heroes by Paola Leone, Stratford, NJ
To view the winning entries and the other video submissions to the Neuro Film Festival, visit www.NeuroFilmFestival.com.
The winning films were announced and screened today, March 22, 2013, at the Neuro Film Festival in San Diego in conjunction with the American Academy of Neurology's 65 th Annual Meeting, the world's largest meeting of neurologists.