CV

2017

La Direction de la formation générale des jeunes (Ministère) / English Language School Board of Montreal / camera and editor

  • video project French Second Language (FSL-EL) in production

The Shore Line Research Project – Concordia University / camera and editor

  • video profiles

2016

La Direction de la formation générale des jeunes (Ministère) / English Language School Board of Montreal / camera and editor

  • video project French Second Language (FSL-EL)

University of Ottawa – Visual Arts Department / camera and editor

  • profile video for website

The Shore Line Research Project – Concordia University / camera and editor

  • video profiles

2015

The Shore Line Research Project – Concordia University / camera and editor

  • video profiles

Concordia University – Office of Community Engagement / director, camera and editor

  • profile video for website

Concordia University – Fine Arts Facilities / Faculty of Fine Arts / director, camera and editor

  • profile video for website

La Direction de la formation générale des jeunes (Ministère) / English Language School Board of Montreal / camera and editor

  • video project French Second Language (FSL-EL)

Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery / camera, editor

  • documentation of artist talks and events for the website

Vanier College Teachers’ Association /  camera and editor

  • advocacy videos

2014

La Direction de la formation générale des jeunes (Ministère) / English Language School Board of Montreal / camera and editor

  • video project French Second Language (FSL-EL)

Concordia University – Film Animation Department / Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema / director, camera and editor

  • department profile video for website

Going Public Research Project – Concordia University / camera and editor

  • seven profile videos for website, including Gap Filler (home page)

2013

Concordia University – Creative Arts Therapy Department / director, camera and editor

  • three short video profiles of music therapists working with the elderly

Concordia University – Photography Program / Studio Arts Department / director, camera and editor

  • department profile video for website

Centre des arts actuels SKOLcamera, editor

  • artist video profiles for the website

Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery / camera, editor

  • documentation of artist talks and events for the website

2012

Concordia University – Creative Arts Therapy Department / camera and editor

Concordia University – Film Studies Department / Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema  / camera and editor

  • department profile for website

Centre des arts actuels SKOLcamera, editor

  • artist profiles for the website

Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery / camera, editor

  • artist talks and events for the website

2011

Centre des arts actuels SKOLcamera, editor

  • artist profiles for the website

Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery / camera, editor

  • artist talks and events for the website

Concordia University / camera

  • various department profile interviews

McGill University / camera

  • Making Headway video web series

2010

An Unconventional Soap / camera

  • A 5-minute documentary about a tele-novela produced by Puntos de Encuento, a Nicaraguan feminist organization / director Liz Miller

Centre des arts actuels SKOLcamera, editor

  • artist profiles for the website

2004 – 2010

Concordia University Communication Services /  camera, editor, director

  • promotional videos, departmental profiles, video for web

2009

Centre for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI) / director, camera

  • Congé Solidaire / Leave for Change (program profile video)

Centre for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI) / writer, narrator

  • Climate change in Vietnam (podcast)

2008-2009

Centre for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI)co-director, camera, editor, narrator

Advocacy videos for Nepal

  • Time for Change
  • A Rooted Economy
  • Voices of the People

2008

Pauktuutit, Inuit Women of Canadacamera

  • Louisa’s Choice (HIV Awareness video for youth) / director Katarina Soukup

2007

Ni Vue, Ni Connucamera

  • A documentary about Chez Doris, a Montreal shelter for  women / director Myriam Fehmiu

2006

Pale Fire /  camera

  • dance video / choreographer and director Jane Mappin produced in association with Bravo!TV

2005

Rules of the Roaddirector, camera, editor

  • dance video

2004

Native Access to Engineering assistant camera and still photographer

  • interactive web documentary / director Sara Morley producer Faculty of Engineering, Concordia University

Confluence editor

  • video installation / director Tedi Tafel

Youth and Stresscamera

  • web component of documentary / director Patricia Kearns producer NFB

2003

The Art of Autobiography camera

  • documentary / director Dana Inkster

5 Visages 5 Voixcamera

  • video projection for dance performance / choreographer and director Jane Mappin

2001 – 2004

Studio XX (Montreal)/ workshop coordinator

  • feminist digital art and resource centre

1999

Twitchdirector, camera and editor

  • dance video /  produced with Bravo!TV

1998

The Promcamera

  • documentary / directors Wendy Rowland and Jeremiah Hayes producer Cineflix Productions

1996

Link / director, camera and editor

  • dance video /  produced with Bravo!TV

1991 – 2001

Concordia University – Media Labs / technician and instructor

  • video and computer multimedia lab

INDEPENDENT VIDEO & FILM PRODUCTION

2005 Rules of the Road, dance video, 8 minutes

2004 How to Spot an Anorexic, performance video, 9 minutes

2003 How to Spot an Anorexic, video installation

2002 15 ways to Enlightenment, experimental video, 2 minutes

2001 Weather Permitting, performance video, 27 minutes

2001 My Heart the Meteorologist, performance video, 3 minutes

1999 Twitch, dance video, 5 minutes, produced in association with Bravo!TV

1998 Choir Girls, 16mm, documentary, 52 minutes, producer Patricia Kearns / PACK Productions

1997 Sheepcalls and Shoplifters, 16mm, storytelling, 72 minutes, producer Attila Bertalan / Creon Productions

1996 Link, dance video, 6 minutes, produced in association with Bravo!TV

1994 Sick World III: the baby, performance video, 20 minutes

1992 Sick World II: even sicker, performance video, 18 minutes

1991 Sick World, performance video, 12 minutes

CRITICAL REVIEWS

2002 My Heart the Meteorologist, PaperWait (aceartinc. Winnipeg) by Allisa York

2002 Twitch, Hour by Dayna McLeod

1998 Sheepcalls and Shoplifters, The Globe and Mail by Matthew Hays

AWARDS

1997 Link, Special Mention 9ieme Grand Prix International Vidéo-Danse Grasse, France

1992 Sick World, Prix du Public L’Evenement d’art Video Montreal, Quebec

DISTRIBUTOR

GIV – Groupe Intervention Vidéo Montreal, Quebec

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

2006 – 2012 President, Board of Directors, Studio XX, Montreal Qc

1990 – 2005 radio talk show host and producer, Dykes on Mykes, CKUT-FM Montreal,Qc

2006/2007 Mentor to dancer/choreographer Andréa Dugas-Hawkes for purpose of producing a dance video with the Emploi-Quebec Jeunes Voluntaire program.

SELECTED SCREENINGS AND BROADCASTS

Rules of the Road

2008 Centre for Art Tapes, Toronto, Ontario

2007 Scène Québec Ottawa, Ontario

2007 Baltimore Women’s Film Festival Baltimore, Maryland

2007 Int’l Fest of Cinema and Technology(Touring Festival) Manila, Philippines

2006 Moving Pictures Festival of Dance on Film Toronto, Ontario

2006 19es Instants Vidéo Marseilles, France

2006 Dance on Screen Film Festival London, England

2006 Queer City Cinema Regina, Saskatchewan

2006 Atlantic Film Festival Halifax, Nova Scotia

2006 Exis Experimental Film and Video Festival Seoul, Korea

2006 Rendez-vous du Cinéma Québécois Montreal Qc

2006 Festival International du court métrage Clermont-Ferrand, France

2005 Regina Festival of Cinematic Arts Regina, Saskatchewan

How to Spot an Anorexic

2005 Milano Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Milan, Italy

2005 Rendez-vous du Cinéma Québécois Montreal, Qc

2004 Videos de Femmes dans le Parc (Groupe Intervention Video) Montreal / Hull / Rimouski

2003 Projet\Projo – Studio303 <video installation> Montreal, Qc

2003 Transforming Spaces: Girlhood Agency and Power <video installation> Montreal, Qc

My Heart the Meteorologist

2002 International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany

2002 Weather Vane II – AceArt Winnipeg, Manitoba

Twitch

2007 Collection Purchase / Concordia University Montreal, Quebec

2002 Portals: Recent Video from Quebec Winnipeg / Hull / Rimouski

2001 Reeling 2000 Chicago Film Festival Chicago, Illinois

2000 WTN (Women`s Television Network) Winnipeg, Manitoba

2000 Une Journée Québécoise Casablanca, Morocco

2000 Rendez-Vous du Cinéma Québécois Montreal, Québec

2000 Bravo!TV Network Toronto, Ontario

Link

2001/02 Footage Dance Film Festival San Rafael, California

2000 Marie Verrmeiren Film Festival Brussels, Belgium

1999 fFida – Fringe Festival of Independant Dance Artists Toronto, Ontario

1998 Paysage Réinventé Percé, Quebec

1998 Mezzo TV France

1998 Canal 22 Mexico

1998 SVT-TV Sweden

1998 Women’s Television Network (WTN) Winnipeg, Manitoba

1998 Canada Dance Festival Ottawa, Ontario

1998 Rendez-vous du Cinéma Québécois Montreal, Quebec

1997 N.R.K. Television Norway

1997 Festival Cineffable Paris, France

1997 New York Short Film and Video Expo New York, New York

1997 Cine-Danse Series Regina, Saskatchewan

1997 9ieme Grand Prix International Vidéo-Danse Grasse, France – awarded Special Mention

1997 Fundacion Ludwig La Havana, Cuba

1997 Une Journée Quebecoise Casablanca and Fez, Morocco

1997 Festival du Court-Métrage Clermont-Ferrand, France

1996 Bravo!TV Network Toronto, Ontario