Ellen TangYouth & Media Advisor
Ellen Tang is a media artist interested in breaking barriers and bridging divides. While she experiments with film, video and interactive media, a preoccupation with issues of culture and identity is a constant theme in her work. Her net art project It’s Chinese To Me (2010) was selected for the First Person Digital program, produced by the National Film Board of Canada and Studio XX. Her short films medicine and Girl Any More have screened at festivals across Canada and abroad. Ellen is also a founding member of MAKILA, a Montreal cooperative dedicated to socially relevant digital media. She holds a BA in Film and Media from Queen’s University, and is currently completing a certificate in Psychology at Ryerson University.