Gillian McKercher

Gillian McKercher

Year

2019

Program

Cineplex Film Program - Directors' Lab

Biography

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