Victoria Westover

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Victoria Westover

Victoria Westover, the Director of the Hanson Film Institute based at The University of Arizona, develops and coordinates diverse local and nationally affiliated media programs, including Native Eyes Film Showcase, produced in collaboration with the National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian, and Tucson CineMexico, produced in partnership with Cinema Tropical, New York. Victoria adjunct teaches for the UA School of Theatre, Film and Television. As the Executive Director of the Baltimore Film Forum, Victoria directed numerous repertory seasons of cinema, international film festivals, competitions, and special programs. She is the co-founder of a long running Baltimore City youth media program – BYTV (Baltimore Youth Television); has served on numerous non-profit boards, Apache 8 Cast & Crew committees, and panels, including for the AFI in Washington, D.C., and currently serves on the Board of Trustees of NALIP (National Association of Latino Independent Producers). Victoria was the founding producer of Independent Eye on Maryland Public Television; the Executive Producer of the 2007 short film Alma, the Producer of the feature 2008 Red 71, and the producer of the 2009 short film My Father’s Son.

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A provocative film from the American Indian perspective that reframes today’s controversial energy debate while the fate of the environment hangs in the balance.

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Educators

Complement classroom discussion about America's energy future with this film, and help students comprehend the debate about the best use of natural resources.