Where were you born, where did you grow up, where do you live now?
I was born in Cambridge, Ontario. I grew up in and around there, with some formative years in Toronto, before jumping ship for La Belle Province in 2002.
First film you made, and where and when?
Apartment Zero, Toronto, 1994. An hommage to (shameful rip-off of) Maya Deren’s Meshes of The Afternoon. Nowhere near as good…
Latest film you made, and where and when?
This one, it’s hot off the presses!
Describe your current living space
A top floor treehouse in Montreal’s Mile-End.
What Canadian would you challenge to make an isolation movie?
In the history of cinema whose isolation move would you want to see?
A Lotte Reiniger x Bruce Conner mash up.
Worst thing about being in isolation?
Debilitating dread over the exponential growth of bad news.
Best thing about being in isolation?
My inner hermit crab delights at never having to leave the house.
Favourite book to read in isolation?
How to be an Anti-Racist by Ibram X. Kendi
Favourite music to listen to in isolation?
Caribou, A Flock of Seagulls, The Animals…
Favourite movies to watch in isolation?
Josephine Decker film festival.
Favourite meal in isolation?
The Friday Night Frigo Free-For-All.
What’s the last best thing you cooked?
M. Funguy pizza courtesy of the Elena fundraiser cookbook.