Festival Year: 2023

Heidi Hutner

Roles: Director

Heidi Hutner, a first-time filmmaker, is an associate professor of Literature, Sustainability, and Women’s and Gender Studies at Stony Brook University. She is the winner of Sierra Club Long Island’s 2015 Environmentalist of the Year Award. Hutner chaired the Sustainability Studies Program for six years and was Associate Dean in the School of Marine, Atmospheric Science, and Sustainability. Hutner publishes widely as a writer/journalist on nuclear, environmental justice, and gender issues in books (Oxford UP, Virginia UP, Palgrave), news and magazine articles (NYT, Ms. PRI, DAME, Longreads, Yes!, Aeon, and many more). Her current book project is RADIOACTIVE: Women and Nuclear Disasters. Hutner produces the sustainability web series Coffee with Hx2. She appeared on the NBC News Think episode, “Clean Water is a Human Right” and gave a Tedx on “Eco-Grief and Ecofeminism.” See her website: HeidiHutner.com


2023 Program(s):

Radioactive: The Women of Three Mile Island


Festival Year: 2023