Gillian McKercher

Gillian McKercher

Program Completed at the CFC

Cineplex Film Program

Discipline Studied at CFC

Directors' Lab

Completion Year


Current Information


With roots in analogue experimental film, Gillian McKercher chose to dedicate herself to cinema after leaving a career as an engineer. Recently, she directed the feature film Circle of Steel, which won an Audience Award at the Calgary International Film Festival. Her broadcast work includes multiple music videos, documentaries and the webseries The Calgary Collection. McKercher won a Young Artist Prize from the Alberta Foundation for the Arts.