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Barbara Ann Sundstrom Edit Profile

educator , Scriptwriter , film producer

Barbara Ann Sundstrom, scriptwriter, film producer, educator. Certified teacher Texas, 1970. Named Outstanding Graduate Student, School of Communications University of Houston, 1991.


Bachelor, Baylor University, 1970. Master of Arts, University of Houston, 1991.


Teacher Aldine Indiana School District, Houston, 1971—1972, Uvalde (Texas) Consolidated Indiana School District, 1973—1977, Cypress Fairbanks Indiana School District, Houston, 1985—1988. Graduate teaching assistant University of Houston, 1989—1991. Director of promotion, playwright, actress A.D. Players Theatre Company, 1992—1995.

Freelance writer, 1995—2000. Executive director Cross Wind Productions, since 2001.


  • Certified teacher Texas, 1970.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (plays) Doc in the Box, 1996 (Semi-Finalist Lamia Ink International One Page Play Contest, 1996), The Hundred Penny Box, 1998, EST Marathon, 1998, (screenplays) Kentucky Infidel, 1997 (Semi-Finalist Kairos prize, John Templeton Foundation, Movieguide, 2006), Sindone Treasure of Turin, 1999, Miss America in India, 2001 (Second Rounder Austin Film Festival, 2002). Producer(writer): (films) Holly's Story, 2003 (Adam award Sabaoth International Film Festival, 2004, Remi Platinum award Worldfest Houston, Silver Crown award International Christian Visual Media Association),: The Saber (Bronze Remi award, Worldfest Houston International Film Festival, 2007), In The Mirror Dimly (3rd Place, Feature Film award, Bayou City Inspirational Film Festival, 2009, Bronze Telly award, Broadcast Excellence, Religion/Spirituality, 2008, Bronze Telly award, Broadcast Excellence, Student/Youth, 2008, Bronze Crown award, International Christian Media Association, 2008), On The Edge (Best Short Film/Official Selection, International Youth Film Festival, Wales, 2009, Silver Crown award, International Visual Media Association, 2009, Silver Remi award, Worldfest Houston International Film Festival, 2009, Official Selection, Kids First International Film Festival, 2009). Singer: Houston Symphony Chorus, 1982-1988.


Speaker evaluations United Way, Houston, 1990. Coordinator reading is fundamental program Junior Service League, Uvalde, 1978—1980. Board directors International Christian Media Association.

Class prayer coordinator Second Baptist Church, Houston, 2001—2005, since 2010. Member of Southwest Alternative Media Project, The Dramatist Guild, Baylor University Women, Pi Beta Phi.


  • Other Interests

    Tap dancing, acting, swimming, skiing, camping.