Erin Marie Byrnes

Erin Marie Byrnes

Year

2019

Program

Cineplex Film Program - Producers' Lab

Biography

Erin Marie Byrnes is a filmmaker from Montreal. Her work is informed by her experience covering diverse stories as a foreign correspondent and managing the East Africa operations of a British production company. Byrnes got her start in Canadian film on Roméo Dallaire’s Fight Like Soldiers, Die Like Children, and more recently, worked on two 2018 Canadian Screen Award winners: RISE, about Indigenous resistance and resurgence movements; and TERROR, about the genesis of terrorist groups.