Saint-Pierre, Marie-Josée (Montreal)

Marie-Josée Saint-PierreMarie-Josée Saint-Pierre is a French Canadian documentary filmmaker and film animator based in Montreal. Saint-Pierre has a B.F.A. Honors in Film Animation (2002) and an M.F.A. in Film Production (2005), both from Concordia University. Saint-Pierre’s documentary work shows new approaches in documentary film, blurring the lines between documentary and drama. She is currently in production for an animated documentary called Femelles, as well as scriptwriting the film Jutra. She has completed several short animation and documentary films, including Post-Partum, Passages, and McLaren’s Negatives, 2007 Jutra award winner for best animated film. Her body of work has screened in prestigious
festivals around the world and received numerous awards.