Noam Gonick

Noam Gonick

Program Completed at the CFC

NFB/CFC Creative Doc Lab

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Working in scripted and documentary film/television and contemporary art, Noam Gonick has explored diverse scenarios from Olympic athletes meeting Russian activists to Utopian hippie cults in geodesic domes, Aboriginal street gangs, labour uprisings, stockbroker meltdowns, and the semaphore of prison architecture. Gonick’s work has premiered at TIFF, Venice, Berlin, and Sundance; is in the collections of MoMA, the National Gallery of Canada, the UBC Belkin Gallery; and is available to stream on Netflix. His credits include the GLAAD-nominated To Russia with Love and the Hot Docs award-winning Guy Maddin: Waiting for Twilight; the short doc 1919; the feature-length narrative films Hey, Happy! and Stryker; and the shopping mall kiosk comedy pilot Retail (Showcase).