I'm interested in sampling, remixing, and copyright, and I wrote my Master's Thesis about Scratch Video.
PUBERTY, WHAT'S THAT?
Director / Editor Originally part of an educational exhibition about the human body at Vancouver's Science World in 2006, this is a remix of old sex ed films that are now in the public domain. Created with Galit Mastai. *Over 1,000,000 views on YouTube
NEWSHOLE - WAR COVERAGE
Director/Writer/Editor A video remix of Canadian, American, and British news coverage following the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001, and the beginning of the war in Afghanistan. Originally commissioned by the innovative CBC Radio 3 site 120seconds, this piece was my reaction to the fear-inducing stories that dominated the media during those early days of the ‘War on Terror’. Created in collaboration with violinist Sarah Neufeld, who composed the score and sound design. *Exhibited at "Art, Revolution and Ownership", part of New Forms Festival, 2011.
NEWSHOLE - ELECTION COVERAGE
Director/Editor Originally commissioned by the CBC site 120seconds.com, during the 2000 Canadian federal election. Music and audio manipulation by Tim Hecker. Produced by 8bit Studio.
BACK AND TO THE LEFT
Director/Editor Cutting together Jazz and Funk solos, news coverage and Fiddler on the Roof into a piece about copyright. Part of my MA Master's Thesis on Scratch Video at Concordia University in Montreal. *Broadcast on CBC Television’s Zed, and Much Music USA's Random Intelligence. *Selection of Machinista Festival (2001).