Jennifer Alleyn

Jennifer Alleyn

Canada

Biography

Jennifer Alleyn (1969) is an award-winning Canadian filmmaker, writer and photographer. She studied Film Production at Concordia University in 1991. She jumped right away into THE RACE AROUND THE WORLD (Canadian Broadcasting Corp.) to shoot 26 documentaries within 26 weeks on 5 different continents, on her own. In the last ten years, she has been directing and producing independent films, switching from fiction to documentary. Her work addresses the role of art in society. Her documentary IMPETUS premiered at the RIDM Festival.

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