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Hey, I'm Victoria!

Durham, North Carolina

I'm a writer, filmmaker, and folklorist whose work has been published in The Guardian, The American Prospect, and in multiple other publications. My bilingual documentary short, “Un Buen Carnicero,” was selected for the 2015 PBS Online Film Festival and the 2016 Indie Grits Film Festival, among others. I studied journalism and Spanish in college and completed a master’s degree in folklore at UNC-Chapel Hill. In addition to being the food editor for INDY Week in Durham, North Carolina, I'm currently a director on the docuemntary feature The Last Partera.

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Landlocked

Atlanta • Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

A man reunites with his transgender parent when the two set out to scatter his mother’s ashes off the coast of Georgia.

85%

This project got the green light!

Endless Light

Fairbanks • Feature
Drama, Sci-Fi

Returning home, a bipolar woman attempts to decipher her brother's suicide through occult intervention with Alaska's wilderness.

101%

This project got the green light!

I Don't Live Today

New York • Feature
Drama, Experimental

On his last night in NYC, a struggling Black painter wanders the streets cutting off all ties he has to the morally hypocritical art world.

81%

This project got the green light!

Maiden

New York • Feature
Horror, Thriller

While passing through a small town, a modern-day witch must fight her way through a cult of men to find a young woman who’s disappeared.

100%

This project got the green light!

Displaced

New York • Feature
Horror

A young black man in Brooklyn must prove his new white neighbors are emissaries from the Satanic cult they both survived as children.

103%

This project got the green light!

Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema

New York • Festival
Film-related Business, Shorts Program

Show us your film. We'll show you success.

81%

This project got the green light!

Pozole

Los Angeles • Short
Comedy, Drama

Maia prolly killed her Nana.

112%

This project got the green light!

The Pet Peeve Police

Los Angeles • Series
Adventure, Comedy

Ridding the world of inconsiderate douches one pet peeve at a time.

90%

This project got the green light!

Interference

New York • Short
Drama, Thriller

A violent altercation between a police officer and a black man left one person dead. A couple passing by must decide what they believe.

85%

This project got the green light!

Self Portrait

New York • Short
Drama, Experimental

A young woman reflects on the authenticity of her parents marriage in a staged dinner scene revealing three individual perspectives.

112%

This project got the green light!

Sylphvania Grove

New York • Short
Adventure, Fantasy

A troubled girl follows a magical being into the woods where her fears take on fantastical forms.

210%

This project got the green light!

Butterflies

New York • Short
Drama

Butterflies is a dark look at the psychological affects of bullying on Melanie as she navigates her way through high school.

102%

This project got the green light!

Exposure

Pepin • Feature
Romance, LGBTQ

Two women set off on separate journeys of self-reflection and contemplation. What happened between them? How did the relationship die?

100%

This project got the green light!

Stardust & Moonbeams

Bloomington • Short
History, Romantic Comedy

Swing on a Jazz Age star... Beth is behind the camera, Will is the object of HER gaze. Like us, Beth grabs the camera & changes the view.

162%

This project got the green light!

Closure

Los Angeles • Feature
Comedy, Film-Noir

Following her mother’s funeral, Nina flies to Los Angeles and navigates a bizarre mix of Angelenos as she searches for her missing sister.

103%

This project got the green light!

Abby and Tabby Alone in the Desert

Los Angeles • Feature
Comedy

A modern day Thelma and Louise... with aliens... and it's a comedy.

82%

This project got the green light!

Women's March - a documentary by TrimTab Media

San Francisco • Short
Action, Documentary

On January 21, 2017, millions of women came together in solidarity to march in cities across America.

108%

This project got the green light!

Black Beach/White Beach: A Tale of Two Beaches

Durham • Feature
Documentary

Racial tensions rise in Myrtle Beach, SC, with 2 competing motorcycle festivals - one black, one white - in a historically segregated town.

92%

This project got the green light!

The Last Clinics

McAllen • Series
Documentary

"The Last Clinics" follows abortion clinics and communities at the center of the battle against reproductive rights.

100%

This project got the green light!

Don't Talk About the Baby

Washington • Feature
Documentary

There shouldn't be a stigma surrounding miscarriage, stillbirth or infertility. This has happened to someone you know--Let's talk about it.

95%

This project got the green light!

"Slut: A Documentary Film"


Documentary

Sharing personal stories to explore how we can work toward a world that embraces female sexuality and supports victims of sexual assault.

103%

This project got the green light!

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