Eva Colmers

Eva Colmers has written and directed 13 award-winning short and long-format films in the dramatic, experimental and documentary genre including Granny Baby, The Weightless Traveller, End of the Rope, The NFB Elder Project, LUZ, Hand Sum, The Enemy Within and No Problem. In a unique playful style, Colmers explores various aspects of alienation and belonging in her work. Her films have been screened at many international festivals as well as on television and she has received many awards for her accomplishments.

With a background in theatre, Colmers has also created visual background for theatre-, dance- and music performances. She is presently finishing a new documentary for the National Film Board of Canada and is working on a dramatic script for a multi-ethnic dramatic comedy.