The Monadnock International Film Festival (MONIFF) held April 20-23, 2017 included feature narratives, feature documentaries, a shorts program and industry panels.
The 2017 Jonathan Daniels award was presented to What Tomorrow Brings, directed by Beth Murphy. Murphy is Director of Films at The GroundTruth Project and founder of Principle Pictures. Her work as producer, director, journalist, writer, and photographer is focused on human rights, equality and justice. She has directed and produced nearly 20 documentary films including the features Beyond Belief (Tribeca FF premiere, Sundance Channel), The List (Tribeca FF premiere, HotDocs, PBS), and What Tomorrow Brings (HotDocs, PBS/POV) that have screened at film festivals and aired on broadcast networks globally. Her work as a multi-media producer, Impact Campaign director and author raises awareness and promotes action for causes that demand social change.