i started making animation using dolls from my childhood to tell stories... in particular to create content for Vancouver's Queer Film Festival : Out on Screen. I was so excited to be part of this queer community but also didn't fully feel like my aesthetic was represented...so this became my challenge...
Sweet Prince Charming
2000, Hi-8 video, 5 minutes
The secret life of a living doll in her boudoir…whom exactly does she yearn for?
this was my first foray into animation using childhood dolls, stop motion animation and in-camera editing.
Three Things My Mother Never Told Me
2000, Hi-8 video, 5 minutes 31 seconds
a celebration of sexy scenarios.
inspired by my association with the Queer Punk Collective
2023 TRANSlations Seattle Trans Film Festival
2017 John Waters retrospective-Toronto, Queer City Cinema
2014 Trans*tastic: A Mini Film festival-London England
2001, HI-8 video, 2 minutes 49 seconds
Stop motion Barbie heartbreak.
2004 UO Queer Film Festival, Oregon USA- Audience Choice Best Short
2003 IMAGINARIA, Bologna Italy - Best Experimental Short
2002, Hi-8 video, 2 minutes 6 seconds
a metaphorical queer quickie about the armor we wear that may stop us from getting involved…
dolls made by Jenny B Rahbek - my mormor (my mother's mother)
starring emilie o
2003, stop motion animation, 2 minutes 59 seconds
a foray into the plastic world of feminist porn...will the superstar lifestyle get in the way of love?
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