Distinguished Achievement Award
Distinguished Achievement Award

Ryan CooglerWe are pleased to announce that Fruitvale Station, the highly acclaimed film from writer/director Ryan Coogler, is the winner of the Distinguished Achievement Award in Film this year. Mr. Coogler and other members of the Fruitvale Station cast and production team will accept this award at a ceremony on the evening of October 15, 2014, at the spectacular SFJAZZ Center.

The 2014 Media for a Just Society Awards presentation promises to be a powerful and inspiring event. We will celebrate winners in eight additional categories including book, film, TV/video, radio, magazine, newspaper, web, and a brand-new youth media category.

We look forward to sharing this special evening with you and congratulating Fruitvale Station for illuminating the goals of the Media for a Just Society Awards and bringing these words to life.  

Show your support for the critical role of the media in furthering social justice by becoming a sponsor, hosting a table at the event, or purchasing tickets.