SUZY LAKE

2016 | 4 min. | Dir. Cliff Caines


Synopsis

A creative portrait celebrating artist Suzy Lake, one of eight winners of the 2016 Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts. Inspired by Lake's 2008 Reduced Performing series, and performed by relative artists and friends, the film restages 28 of Lake's past performances/photographs in a single scene photographed in one continuous, uninterrupted shot. The project was commissioned by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Behind the Lens: The Making of the Suzy Lake Video

Credits

Director | Cliff Caines

Director of Photography | Ryan A. Randall