2_11 Maya Bastian: Tamil Roots, Rebel Spirit, and Cinematic Truths
Maya Bastian is an award-winning Tamil-Canadian filmmaker and artist with roots in conflict journalism. Her work has been supported by Netflix, The Canadian Film Center, HBO, UN IOM, The Globe and Mail and the CBC. She has exhibited internationally including at Edinburgh Fringe, Colombo Art Biennale and Cannes Court Metrage. Her work frequently explores the trauma related to displacement and migration.