Catherine Hébert

Catherine Hébert

Canada

Biography

Catherine Hébert is a maker of political and social documentary films. She has often filmed in Sub-Saharan Africa, taking an interest in the effects of war and violence against women, as well as exploring the intricate fabric of everyday life. Her films, particularly THE OTHER SIDE OF THE COUNTRY (2008) and NOTES ON A ROAD LESS TAKEN (2012), have earned critical acclaim and selections to numerous festivals, where they have won several awards. ZIVA POSTEC. THE EDITOR BEHIND THE FILM SHOAH (2018) is her most recent film which premiered at RIDM.

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