Emptying the Tank

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    Emptying the Tank

    Directed by

    Canada

    2018

    9 min

    • English

    Documentary

    A portrait of Chippewa female mixed martial artist Ashley Nicholas, and a celebration of the athlete's inner strength, fortitude, and dedication to her physical and spiritual health.

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    Credits

    Cast
    Ashley Nichols
    Screenplay
    Daniel Watchorn
    Cinematography
    Eric Cinq-Mars
    Editing
    Jesse Riviere
    Music
    Serge Pelletier
    Production
    DESCIMAGES
    Caroline Monnet

    Caroline Monnet

    Canada

    Caroline Monnet is a multidisciplinary artist from Outaouais, Quebec. She studied in both Sociology and Communication at the University of Ottawa (Canada) and the University of Granada (Spain) before pursuing a career in visual arts and films. Her work has been programmed in exhibitions and festivals internationally, including the Palais de Tokyo (Paris), Haus der Kulturen der Welt (Berlin), TIFF, Sundance, Aesthetica (UK), Palm Springs (USA), Cannes Film Festival, Museum of Contemporary Art (Montréal), Arsenal Contemporary NY, Axenéo7 (Gatineau), Walter Phillips Gallery (Banff) and the National Art Gallery (Ottawa). In 2016, she was selected for the prestigious Cinéfondation residency in Paris. She is based in Montréal. Her latest film EMPTYING THE TANK premiered at TIFF.

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