Marie-Héléne Cousineau

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Marie-Héléne Cousineau

MARIE-HELENE COUSINEAU formed the collective Arnait Ikajurtigiit (Women's Video Workshop, now Arnait Video Productions) in 1991. She is its coordinator/trainer as well as an active collaborating producer. Cousineau has written about the experiences of women making video in Igloolik and curated several exhibitions of their work. Her video work has been widely exhibited in Canada, the U.S and Europe. With an MFA in Communications from University of Iowa, Cousineau was also associate professor of Communications at Concordia University in Montreal (1997-1999). She co-directed Before Tomorrow as well as Uvanga, the first and second Arnait feature-length films, with Madeline Ivalu.  Most recently, with Susan Avingaq (Inuk) she co-directed the award winning feature documentary SOL.

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Producer