AFCOOP’s Expanded Cinema Summer program and NSCAD University present an artist talk and screening with visiting experimental filmmaker Izabella Pruska-Oldenhof.
Artist Talk / Screening with Izabella Purska-Oldenhof
Wednesday Septeber 14th 2016, 6pm
1649 Brunswick Street, Halifax
The talk is FREE and open to the public.
Izabella Pruska-Oldenhof is a Toronto-based experimental filmmaker, scholar and Assistant Professor at the School of Image Arts. Izabella’s film and video projects have screened in numerous group programs at international film festivals, cinematheques, galleries and art centres in Canada and abroad. Solo screenings of her works have been presented at the Diagonal Film Archive in Seoul, South Korea (2008), at the 10th Festival des Cinéma Différent de Paris in France (2008), and at Canadian Film Institute: CAFÉ eX in Ottawa (2007). Izabella’s projects received many awards from film festivals. She is the co-founder and an active member of the Toronto-based experimental film collective, the Loop Collective. Her work as an artist and scholar is interdisciplinary and often explores connections between art, bodies, and technology.
AFCOOP’s Expanded Cinema Summer program is generously funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.
Photo credit: Amanda Skrabucha