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The Order of Myths

Directed by Margaret Brown
United States, 2008


Filmmaker Margaret Brown, herself a daughter of Mobile, Alabama, escorts us into the parallel hearts of the city’s two Mardi Gras carnivals to explore this hallowed tradition—and the forces that keep it organized along color lines.

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The Order of Myths Directed by Margaret Brown

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Winner: Truer Than Fiction Award

2009 | Nominee: Best Documentary

Sheffield International Documentary Festival

2008 | Winner: Grierson Sheffield - Youth Jury Award

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