directed by: STEPHANIE DOVE


Production Team

Director, Stephanie Dove


Stephanie has been directing documentaries in the Southwest for most of her career. Her credits include “A Long Time Ago Today,” a look at the modern American cowboy, which premiered at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, educational and instructional videos for NASA, the USDA, and many others. Stephanie’s national broadcast experience includes the “Casino Diaries” for the Discovery Channel, and “Fallon, NV” (as Associate Producer), a feature length documentary and ITVS grant winner.


Executive Producer, Jeanne Gleason


Jeanne is a seasoned documentary and educational film producer with hundreds of productions to her credit. Jeanne’s accolades include a CINE Golden Eagle, Telly Gold Awards, Houston International Film Festival Worldfest, Silver Apple, Press Women Federation National First Place for TV Documentary, and an ACE Pioneer Award


Executive Producer, Kelley S. Hestir


The sculptor of the Bataan Death March Memorial, Kelley has over 25 years experience as a visual artist, painter, sculptor, and filmmaker. She is co-founder of ArtForms: Artist's Association of New Mexico, a designer of buildings in the towns of Las Cruces and Mesilla N.M., taught sculpture at the University of Hawai’i, Honolulu. Kelley’s artistic achievements are numerous and include national and international showings in a variety of mediums.

"Heroes of Bataan" - Las Cruces NM

Credits List

Directed by

Stephanie Dove


Executive Producers

Jeanne Gleason

Kelley S. Hestir



Brian Gibson

Stephanie Dove

John Sims

Patrick Holian

Darrol Shillingburg

Kelley S. Hestir

Amie Williams

Vincent Chavez

Sean Tansey



Brian Gibson

Stephanie Dove

John Sims

Sean Tansey


Edited by

Stephanie Dove


"Organ Mountain Sunrise" and


Written and Performed

by Randy Granger


"Corrido de Bataan"

Written and

Performed by

Cipriano "Chano" Ramirez

"Corrido de Bataan"

Composed and

Performed by

Lorenzo Banegas

and Ruben Flores.


Provided courtesy of

Prof. Enrique Lamadrid

Historical Photos

provided by the

National Archives

and Records Administration,

Washington, DC and

Getty Images


Still photography

Linda Montoya

Barbara Chamberlin

Kelley S. Hestir

Kristen Hestir

Darrol Shillingburg


Translations by

Cindy Baca


This film partially funded by

the generous contributions of


Willis A. and Jacquelyn Hestir

Ernestine Lee

Kelley S. Hestir

Sean Tansey

and the

New Mexico Bataan

Veterans Organization

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