Third Annual Festival

Diane Wilson, A Warrior’s Tale

8:00 min
Director: Ilana Trachtman
Producer: Roberta Morris

Winner of the Woody Harrelson Environmental Award


Diane Wilson, A Warrior’s Tale is one of several short subjects that appeared in an hour-long Lifetime Television special called “Our Heroes, Ourselves.” The program profiles everyday heroes with the goal of inspiring viewers to take action in their own lives. It was shot on location in Sea Drift, Texas in December of 2001 and directed by award winning documentary television producer Ilana Trachtman. Since Diane Wilson’s triumph in Texas, she has continued to fight for zero discharge from chemical companies across the country.


Third Annual Media That Matters Film Festival, criminal justice, environment, health / health advocacy, human rights
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