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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

Find your voice and shine! Here is hoping that this year more women find their voice, speak up for their rights, and find a place at the table. I realize I speak from a place of privilege, spouting whatever I think and demanding (unabashedly) to be heard. I know there are […]

JumpstART Retrospective | Evolucity screening

SAWvideo is hosting a retrospective for their JumpstART grant and mentorship program. I was lucky enough to be selected for this program in 2010. It was there that I met Firuz Daud, my mentor in the program, and he taught me so so so much throughout the year I spent […]

University of Manitoba Alumni – Career Compass Feature

You can see the interview here: http://www.umanitoba.ca/student/careerservices/careercompass/alumni-stories.html#turnbull or just read what i said here: A. Megan Turnbull – B.Env. D/05, MFA >>Briefly, tell us about your job. What do you find most rewarding? What are your greatest challenges within this profession? My career has led me to work as a […]

Graphic Design | Commemorating a 65th Anniversary of Bilateral Relations

I designed a graphic application to commemorate Canada & Austria’s 65th Anniversary of bilateral relations. I was really happy with the outcome, and was initially surprised that they chose my favourite option!! My Favourite Option:   …Although they ended up changing their choice to the option that I assumed they […]

Erasing Elsie: series of three photos

This series was created using stills that were not used in the film (like forgotten moments). Nail polish remover, Fabric cleaner, and windex were used as erasure agents to efface Elsie from the images and moments that were forgotten or removed from the film. I also put in a photo […]

The Forgotten – MFA Thesis Show (solo)

Some photos of my exhibition in Montreal. Well! I must admit I am mighty glad that is done! (& with the ‘Master’ papers to prove it) The MFA definitely posed challenges, and they were not altogether the challenges I had anticipated when I embarked on this academic endeavour. I could […]

The Forgotten | MFA Thesis Exhibition

MONTRÉAL: I would like to invite you to come see my thesis exhibition! GALLERY HOURS: Monday November 23rd – 26th 3PM-6PM FINISSAGE/DRINKS: Friday November 27th 5PM-8PM  Concordia University MFA Gallery VA102 1395 Boulevard René-Lévesque Blvd. West, Montréal About the show: The Forgotten is a collection of photos, animations, and sculptures […]

CASTING CALL | Elsie’s Voice Needed

CASTING CALL: Woman age 60+ to perform voice recordings for 9 minute stop-motion animation. The script is dialogue-free, but requires sighs, breath, yawns etc to bring the character to life. NO experience needed. CHARACTER DESCRIPTION: The character’s name is Elsie Pherghetter, she is a stop-motion animated elderly woman with alzheimers. The 9 minute animation […]

The Forgotten | Progress Report

I have been totally engrossed in my current animation project, The Forgotten. The project is going well but it really is a lot harder tackling a film abroad far from all your known stores, resources, and creative community. I’m pleased with the set and puppets, but I am incredibly behind on […]

OF THEM @ Gimli Film Festival

MANITOBA!! Go see a film about my lovely grandmothers. July 24, 2015 at 5:30pm – Gimli Lutheran Church Theatre Buy Ticket http://gimlifilm.com  Canadian Short Film Category (< 75 mins) Documentary Directed by A. Megan Turnbull Year: 2013 Duration: 9 min Country: Canada Language: English When both her grandmothers are diagnosed […]