Canada on Screen summer '17

Reason Over Passion introduced by Kay Armatage

84 minutesG

Sun
Jul 23
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Celebrated film scholar Kay Armatage introduces Joyce Wieland's cross-Canada avant-garde odyssey.

Guest
Kay Armatage

Kay Armatage is Professor Emerita, Cinema Studies Institute and Women And Gender Studies Institute, University of Toronto. She is the author of The Girl from God’s Country: Nell Shipman and the Silent Cinema and co-editor of Gendering the Nation: Canadian Women’s Cinema, as well as the director of Artist on Fire: The Work of Joyce Wieland. For more than two decades she was an international programmer at TIFF, and is now on the Board of Directors of Women in View, an advocacy organization regarding gender and diversity in Canadian media.