About

Lives and works in Montreal (b. 1989).
Studied contemporary dance (École de danse contemporaine de Montréal, 2011) and screenwriting (Institut national de l’image et du son, Louise-Spickler Excellency Grant, 2016). Certified Pilates instructor.

Der Untermensch

Selected Film Festival Participations and Screenings

Festival Paris Courts Devant, Pathé Wepler, Cinéma des Cinéastes, Paris, 2014 (Music Films International Competition)
MUVI, online, 2014 (Nominated Best Choreography)
Aarhus Filmfestival, Øst for Paradis, Aarhus, 2014
Jumping Frames International Dance Video Competition, The ONE Broadway, Hong Kong, 2014
Quartiers Danses, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montréal, Cinéma Beaubien, Montreal, 2014
LA Pride Festival, selected by Level Ground, Los Angeles, CA, 2014
Loikka Dance Film Festival, Orion, Helsinki, 2014
Cinedans, Eye Cinema, Amsterdam, 2014 (Nominated Dioraphte Cinedans Jury Award)
Regard sur le Court-Métrage au Saguenay, Salle Murdock, Théâtre Banque Nationale, Saguenay, 2014
Tampere Film Festival, Finnkino Plevna, Tampere, 2014
Rendez-Vous du Cinéma Québécois, Cinémathèque Québécoise, Montreal, 2014 (Competition Prix Prends ça court!, Competition CALQ Prix à la Relève Artistique)
Beloit International Film Festival, Bagels & More, Club Impulse, La Casa Grande, Beloit, WI, 2014
Clermont-Ferrand International Film Festival Market, Clermont-Ferrand, 2014
Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, Cinéma du Parc, Montreal, 2013
Vancouver International Film Festival, SFU Woodwards, Vancity Theatre, Vancouver, 2013
Toronto International Film Festival, TIFF Bell Lightbox, Toronto, 2013 (Nominated Best Canadian Short Film)
Festival de Cannes, represented by Telefilm Canada, Palais des Festivals, Cannes, 2013 (Not Short on Talent)

Collections

Canadian Museum for Human Rights Library, Winnipeg
École de danse contemporaine de Montréal, Montreal
Vimeo, online (Staff Pics)

Der Untermensch & Glass Shoes

Group Exhibition

Transformation, Le Livart, Montreal, 2017


Press

Selected Articles and Reviews

Castiel, Élie, Der UntermenschSéquences, January/February 2014, p.34
Dupuis, Chris, Subhuman DanceXTRA!, August 22/September 4, 2013, p.26
Gagnon, Alexis, “Der Untermensch”: Quand la danse écrase le malQui Fait Quoi, July/August 2013, p.16
Henriquez, Rose-Carine, Des grands humainsLèche-Vitrine, May 7, 2012
Arsenault, Jordan, Leap of Grace2B Lifestyle, April 2012, Vol. 10 no.3, pp.36-38 (and cover)