Sarah Abbott

Sarah Abbott is a Canadian filmmaker and artist whose film and video work has received numerous grants, awards and international festival selections. She holds a BA, Hon. in Film Studies and Drama from Queen's University and earned her MFA in Art Video from Syracuse University on a three-year fellowship. She has been an artist-in-residence at the Banff Centre for the Arts, the Santa Fe Art Institute and the Klondike Institute of Art and Culture in Dawson City, Yukon. In 2002, she interned at The Human Rights Media Centre in Cape Town, South Africa, where she made her first feature length documentary, Tide Marks on post-apartheid issues. Abbott is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Media Production and Studies at the University of Regina. She is a founding member of mispon: A Celebration of Indigenous Filmmaking, Regina's new Indigenous film festival and advocacy organization.

Films by Sarah Abbott