Alexandra Hidalgo is an assistant professor at Michigan State University. Her research deals with film and video production, film studies, gender, race, immigration, and memoirs. She's also an award winning documentary filmmaker. Her films have been recognized and screened around the world. For more on Alexandra and her work, you can visit her website at: http://alexandrahidalgo.com/.
I sat down to talk with Alexandra about her journey as a feminist filmmaker,how video is being incorporated into the field of rhetoric and writing, and how we can work to become and support future film makers.