Ann Marie Fleming | 2019 Women in Film’s Spotlight Awards
Ann Marie Fleming (BFA, 1989) has been awarded a 2019 Women in Film Spotlight Award for Cast & Crew Canada Artistic Achievement. This award honours a screen-based media artist (i.e. writer, director, producer, editor, director of photography or performer) who has created an outstanding recent work or a significant body of work. Ann Marie Fleming is an award-winning independent filmmaker, writer, and artist, who creates work that addresses themes of family, identity, history, and memory. Her creative and signature animation has garnered international acclaim.
Women In Film and Television Vancouver (WIFTV) incorporated in 1989 as a not-for-profit society registered in British Columbia.
WIFTV is a member driven organization committed to addressing the systemic barriers to women’s equal participation in the production and dissemination of screen-based media, and to the creation of a more inclusive media for both creators and audiences. They approach their goals by working with a range of partners to increase funding, employment, and promotional opportunities women. WIFTV presents and publicly celebrates the achievement of women in screen-based media and offer professional and project development opportunities. They define women as those individuals who identify themselves within the spectrum of the gender identity of woman including trans women and cisgender women.
WIFTV are located on the unceded traditional and ancestral homelands of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.