Uranium Drive-In USA, 2013, 70 minutes Director: Suzan Beraza The promise of jobs from a proposed uranium mill has an economically devastated mining community in Colorado hopeful for the first time in decades. When environmentalists step in to stop the mill, pro-mill advocates are enraged. A debate ensues, pitting jobs against health and the environment. Both sides of the issue are brought to life in heart-wrenching detail as the film follows conflicting visions for the future. The film offers no easy answers but captures personal stories and paints a portrait of the lives behind this complex issue.
The Apothecary USA, 2013, 18 minutes Director: Helen Hood-Scheer
The Apothecary is a documentary short about the beloved druggist in a remote Colorado outpost -- a man who operates the only pharmacy within 4,000 square miles and navigates a profound divide between his public persona and personal life.
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