Films

Air Show

Written and directed by Maya Bastian, ‘Air Show’ is a short narrative film that interrogates the experience of newly-arrived Toronto refugees who experience the Canadian Air Show for the first time. The film aims to explore the intersection of Canadian culture and tradition with our ever-evolving climate of diversity.

Featured in The Globe and Mail, CBC’s The National, Metro Morning, NewsTalk 1010, Metro Daily and Huffington Post.

My Other History

Post-war, memory and identity in a multi-generational context.
A video installation as part of the ‘Post-Memory’ series, exhibiting this summer at Edinburgh Fringe 2017.

 

Everybody Deserves a Home Pt.1

Directed by Maya Bastian and Susan Armstrong
Featured on City TV, Now Magazine and The Toronto Star

 

Everybody Deserves a Home Pt.2

Directed by Maya Bastian and Susan Armstrong
Featured on City TV, Now Magazine and The Toronto Star

 

Riding With Rollo

CAHP 2015 Media Award
ACO 2015 Heritage Education Award
Heritage Toronto 2015 Media Award Nominee

 

After The War

Eyelens Film Festival 2008 Best Documentary

 

Fear Itself

SWIFF 2007 Best Horror/Suspense
SWIFF 2007 Best Cinematography