Mike Maryniuk

Mike Maryniuk

Canada

Biography

Mike MARYNIUK was born in the Canadian city Winnipeg but raised in the rural back country of Manitoba. A completely self-taught film virtuoso, His style is an inventive hybrid of Jim Henson, Norman McLaren and Les Blank. Maryniuk’s started making hand-processed black and white 16mm films after he accidentally found some movie posters from the 1920s while working on the demolition of a shoe store. His films have screened at Sundance, SXSW, NY Views from the Avant-Garde, Toronto IFF and around the globe. His latest film, THE GOOSE, was selected at Rotterdam IFF.

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