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Michelle Mason

Instructor - Documentary Program/Instructor - Motion Picture Arts

Michelle Mason is an award-winning independent documentary filmmaker from Vancouver. Michelle began her career in international
journalism, working with the CBC in London and Washington, D.C., and freelancing in Berlin. She returned to Vancouver to found Cypress Park Productions and make The Friendship Village (2002), a tragic and inspiring documentary about an American veteran's efforts to build a reconciliation project with the Vietnamese General who killed his entire platoon. Michelle next wrote and directed Breaking Ranks, (2006) the story of four American military deserters seeking sanctuary in Canada from the Iraq War. Michelle holds an MA in International Journalism (City University, London, 1994) and a BA in Literature from the University of British Columbia (1992).

Phone:

3517

Email:

mmason@capilanou.ca

Building:

Bosa Centre

Room:

269