Norman Parkinson Archive

'aka Norman Parkinson selected for Montreal Film Festival

19 February 2014

Our documentary, co-produced with the BBC's Arena series, has been selected for the International Festival of Films on Art (FIFA), to be held in Montreal in March.

The film will be screened as part of the festival which takes place at various venues in Montreal between the 20th and 30th March 2014. This will be the 32nd edition of the festival which is produced in partnership with the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. The full programme will be announced at a press conference on the 25th February.

Films are judged by an international jury of professionals from the art and film communities. Danielle Sauvage, an experienced cultural administrator who was the Executive Director of the Conseil des arts de Montréal from 2002 to 2013, has been announced as the President of the panel. She will be joined by filmmaker and editor Matthias Bürcher (Switzerland), filmmaker Phil Comeau (Montreal), filmmaker and scriptwriter Claude François(Belgium), and film critic and documentary filmmaker Jean-Paul Fargier (France).

The prizewinning films will subsequently be presented on an international tour.

Clips from the documentary can be seen in the 'Media' section.