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Experimental Documentary: Master Class with Danielle Sturk
November 24, 2019 at11:00 am - 2:00 pm$50 – $75
Find out how and why award-winning filmmaker Danielle Sturk “basically blows up documentary conventions in ways both whimsically weird and seriously avant-garde”(Alison Gillmore, Winnipeg Free Press) with mixed-media forms (animation, live-action, illustration, miniature models, etc) used in El Toro and her other films.
This three-hour master class will start with a screening of Danielle Sturk’s unique and multifaceted documentary, El Toro. A lecture and discussion with Danielle about the award winning film and Danielle’s practice will follow. Participants will learn about various experimental approaches and techniques to documentary story telling. A break out session will give the opportunity for participants to discuss their own documentary ideas with Danielle.
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About Danielle Sturk
A recipient of multiple art awards from national, provincial and municipal arts councils, Danielle Sturk is a bilingual multi-disciplinary artist. As a filmmaker, her combined films d’auteur have been screened at over thirty film festivals and broadcast on most major Canadian English and French networks, such as CBC, Radio Canada, APTN, UNIS, TV5, MTS TV, Vision TV and for the National Film Board of Canada. She has been commissioned by the Canada Council for several web-based video projects, including artist portraits of Governor General Award recipients in Visual and Media Arts.