June

June

| 6 min

Made in memory of Canadian artist and filmmaker Joyce June Wieland, June is a hand-drawn stereoscopic animation by NFB animator, Munro Ferguson. It is like a three-dimensional abstract painting that moves. June is Munro's attempt to capture what it was like for him to know Joyce. Part 1, "Alzheimer's", is about the end of her life. Part 2, "Memory", is about what she was like during the height of her creative powers.

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Credits
  • director
    Munro Ferguson
  • animation
    Munro Ferguson
  • music
    Philip Glass
  • music - performance
    Kronos Quartet
  • technical director
    Paul Kroitor
  • technical support
    Gregory Baszun
    Susan Gourley
  • production coordination
    Richard Lesage
  • administration
    Gisèle Guilbault
    Elsa Mouana-Bankouézi
  • executive producer
    David Verrall
  • producer
    Marcy Page

  • None

    This is extraordinary -- a moving pictograph, and a reach-out to humans' brains of all ages. IT SPEAKS! Thank you with pleasure and gratitude.

    None, 19 Jan 2021