Do Animals Dream? : Shian Grace’s “A Scrapbook of Dreams”

  Featured on YorkFlix – our brand new online streaming platform for student films made at York – is A Scrapbook of Dreams ( 2018)  by Shian Grace. Scrapbook of Dreams was a 1st-year film project for director Shian Grace.  We spoke with her about her inspiration and her process. How would you summarize your film? […]

Poetry in Motion: Tiana Dueck’s “Seed”

Seed (2018) is our next featured film on YorkFlix – our brand new online streaming platform for student films made at York U.  Seed is  directed by Tiana Dueck and stars Angus Maclennan and Aman Samra. We spoke with Ms. Dueck about her inspiration and process creating this experimental film. How would you introduce your film? […]

Complexity of Emotion: Alexander Desouza’s “The Bump”

Featured on YorkFlix – our brand new online streaming platform for student films made at York – is The Bump (2017) written by Jazmin Batey and Natasha Levinski, and starring Kenton Blythe as Fred.  The Bump was a 3rd-year film project for director Alexander Desouza.  We spoke with him about his inspiration and his process. How would […]

New dean appointed to the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design

York University President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton issues the following announcement: I am pleased to inform members of the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD) and the York community that the search for dean of the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design has reached a successful conclusion. The search […]

Professor Ali Kazimi earns Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts

York University Film Professor Ali Kazimi is one of eight recipients of the 2019 Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts. Kazimi’s work explores themes of race, social justice, migration, history, memory and archive. He is an associate professor in the School of Arts, Media, Performance and Design and former chair for the Department of […]