Isa Benn

Isa Benn

Program Completed at the CFC

Cineplex Entertainment Film Program

Discipline Studied at CFC

Directors' Lab

Completion Year

2018

Current Information

Biography

An award-winning screenwriter, playwright, filmmaker and multi-media/disciplinary creator, Isa Benn is a first-generation Torontonian of African and Caribbean descent. Her stylistically introspective work deals predominantly with experiential culturalism, colour, class, sexuality, spirituality, "alternative" history, gender, mutiny and magical realism. Currently, Benn is in development on two features, the dark comedy, Two Girl Act Play, and the fantasy/drama/comedy, Catch Red Bird, Hit Red Wall.