Ida Lewis Awards and Events

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Marian Gagnon standing on the red carpet at the Gutsy Gal Awards with actor/director Karen Allen and Deborah Hutchison, president and founder of Gutsy Gals Inspire Me.

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Filmmaker Marian Gagnon co-presents with Ida Lewis biographer Lenore Skomal at newly opened National Lighthouse Museum in Staten Island.

America’s Forgotten Heroine: Ida Lewis, Keeper of the Light premiered on May 30, 2014 at the Tennis Hall of Fame’s Casino Theatre in Newport, R.I. to a standing-room-only crowd.


 This film was made possible with a donation

from the Ida Lewis Yacht Club and grants from:


 The Rhode Island Council for the Humanities, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities
Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, through an appropriation by the Rhode Island General Assembly.