The Million Dollar Duck
The Million Dollar Duck is a documentary that focuses on the strange and wonderful world of the Federal Duck Stamp Contest, the only juried, art competition run by the U.S. government. This film explores the eccentric nature of the contestants who enter each year for a chance at wildlife art stardom, while also reflecting upon the history and challenges facing the continued existence of this successful conservation program.
Directed by Brian Davis. Produced by Mark Jonathan Harris and Richard Prager.
Sunday, Mar. 26, 2:30 pm – National Museum of Natural History
* FREE. Registration required. Register here.
* Discussion with Brian Davis (director), Brian Schmidt (Museum Specialist in the Division of Birds, National Museum of Natural History) follows screening; moderated by Barbara Stauffer (National Museum of Natural History).