Danis Goulet

Danis Goulet

Year

2016

Program

Open Immersion

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Award-winning filmmaker Danis Goulet's short films have screened at festivals around the world including Sundance, the Toronto International Film Festival, Berlin International Film Festival, imagineNATIVE and Aspen Shortsfest. Her film Wakening (2013) had its world premiere before the opening night gala film at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, its international premiere at Sundance and went on to win the Outstanding Canadian Short Film Award at the 2014 ReelWorld Film Festival. In 2012, her film Barefoot premiered at TIFF and was later recognized with a Special Mention from the 2013 Berlin International Film Festival Generation 14 plus international jury. Her work has been broadcast on ARTE, CBC, and Movieola. She is an alumnus of the National Screen Institute's Drama Prize Program in Canada and the TIFF Talent lab. Danis (Cree/Metis) was born in La Ronge, Saskatchewan and now resides in Toronto.