Dominic Gagnon (Canada)

Dominic Gagnon is an inventor, director, installer and active performer. He considers cinema as a technique for measuring the immeasurable or as a discipline of chaos. Since 1996, he has made public presentations of moving images, has invented machines and concepts, performs sound works, built facilities and creates performances in various galleries, festivals and biennials around the world. To carry out his projects, Gagnon has conducted research about the decline of economies, terror, violence and identity crisis among boys, the international adoption systems, information disorder and homelessness, Sado-Masochism and fetishism in popular culture and the family in the era of mega-entertainment.

Filmography

  • Beluga Crash Blues
    1997
  • Anchorage
    1998
  • Du moteur à explosion
    2000
  • Iso
    2002
  • The Making of a Cobra
    2004
  • Blockbuster History
    2005
  • High Speed
    2007
  • RIP in Pieces America
    2009
  • Pieces and Love All to Hell
    2011
  • Big Kiss Goodnight
    2012
  • Hoax_canular
    2013
  • Of the North
    2015

Doc Alliance Members

Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.