Gwen Haworth

female
Born
1972
in
Vancouver , BC
Canada
British Columbia CA
Lives in
Vancouver , QC
Canada
Quebec CA
Biography

Filmmaker. Born and raised in Vancouver, Haworth completed a degree in psychology before applying to Film Production at the University of British Columbia. Trained as at the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, she then served on the board of directors for Out On Screen, the multi-faceted queer organization that oversees the Vancouver Queer Film Festival and the community initiative Out In Schools. Her video work is greatly influenced by her trans* identity and revolves around LGBTQ2S issues and policies. In 2014, her short film A Woman with a Past was part of the feature-length omnibus film Fucking Different XXY which premiered at the Berlinale.