Film wins Special Jury Award

Film wins Special Jury Award

“Swallowed Whole” received a Special Jury Award for Outstanding Montage at the Blow-Up: Chicago International Film Festival on December 20, 2015!


Finalist in “Screengrab7”

Finalist in “Screengrab7”

              My video installation, “Egress,” about women who use books and a reading group as a temporary escape (from an authoritarian government) has been shortlisted for the “ScreenGrab7 International Media Arts Award” in Australia.  The exhibition features artists from around the globe working with all forms of screen-based media, including multi-channel […]


Finalist: Blow-Up Film Fest

Finalist: Blow-Up Film Fest

“Swallowed Whole” has been nominated for the Best Experimental Film award at Blow-Up: Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival.  The award will be announced at the December 20 Award Ceremony in Chicago when all award winners will be screened. Award Screening: Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015 @ 7pm Main Theater, Gene Siskel Film Center 164 N. State St. Chicago, […]


Paris screening

Paris screening

“Swallowed Whole” is screening as part of  The 13th International Festival Signes de Nuit in Paris, France, Nov. 26, 2015. International Competition Short Films # 1 Thursday 26, November 2015 / 9 pm Maison Heinrich Heine Cité Universitaire de Paris     The festival runs November 26 – December 6, 2015 in Paris at these locations: Cité […]


Chicago Int’l REEL Shorts Film Fest

Chicago Int’l REEL Shorts Film Fest

“Swallowed Whole” will screen at the 12th Annual Chicago International REEL Shorts Film Fest on Sat. Dec. 12, 2015 @ 1:30 pm at Ferguson Theatre – Columbia College Chicago 600 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60605


Film screening in TriBeCa Nov13

Film screening in TriBeCa Nov13

“Swallowed Whole” will screen on Friday, Nov. 13 at 7:00 pm in the 2015 Video Art & Experimental Film Festival (VAEFF) at the TriBeCa Film Center in NYC. The program, “Chaos Meets Structure,” will feature a myriad of works capturing the ever-changing relationship between chaos and structure at varying levels of formality. The VAEFF introduces […]


Doctober Film Festival

Doctober Film Festival

  “Swallowed Whole” will be included in Doctober, a documentary film festival in Bellingham, Washington, Oct. 17-18, 2015. It will be part of a special program of shorts and documentaries presented by the Female Eye Film Festival (Toronto) where “Swallowed Whole” received the award for Best Experimental. Events take place at: Pickford Film Center 1318 […]


Review of Past Perfect • Future Tense

Review of Past Perfect • Future Tense

A nice review of “Past Perfect • Future Tense : Voices and Visions of Women in Film Across Time and Space” by Adrianne Finelli appeared online on “OTHERZINE Issue #29: Kino eye.” Above: Hope Tucker, from “The Sea is Still Around Us”


VCCA Blog Post

VCCA Blog Post

I was in residence at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts in June 2015.  Nice write-up! http://vcca.blogspot.com/2015/07/elegancewit-and-gravitas-unite-in-heidi.html?spref=fb


Film Screening in D.C.

Film Screening in D.C.

“Swallowed Whole” was included in a fantastic program presented by the Black Maria Film Festival at the National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. on July 25, 2015  at 12:30, West Building Lecture Hall. Black Maria: Selections from the Festival The opening program includes, among other titles, James Hollenbaugh’s Self Portrait Portrait  (Lancaster, PA, 6 minutes) […]