Doc film alumna brings pianist’s life into focus
October 28, 2015
“I didn’t grow up wanting to be a filmmaker,” admits Vancouver-based Josephine Anderson. However, the 29-year-old documentary filmmaker was recently selected as
one of four participants for the
NFB/CFC Creative Documentary Lab. This means she will develop a feature documentary with grant and filmmaking support from two venerable institutions—the National Film Board and the Canadian Film Centre.
Josephine, an alumna of the
Documentary Certificate at Capilano University, was born in Nova Scotia, moving to Vancouver when she was still a child. She first completed an undergraduate degree in English Literature, later attending Capilano University.
Josephine says she initially wanted to be a writer. But over the course of her education, she began to develop an inclination towards documentary filmmaking and decided to enroll in Cap’s doc program.
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