Rage Monster

In-Person Event Date

February 27, 2021 - 1:45pm
Virtual Performance Dates: 
Saturday, February 27, 2021 to Saturday, March 27, 2021
Q and A with Filmmaker following the film session:
Sarah Gignac
Sarah Gignac
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Date Completed: 
July, 2020

A little girl struggles with her uncontrollable anger.

Rage Monster was hand drawn, painted, and animated. It was made with the generous support of Arts Nova Scotia and the Helen Hill Animation Award.


Sarah Gignac

Sarah Gignac is a writer, filmmaker and artist. Her short films have played in festivals across North America and internationally.

Sarah began experimenting with animation during her filmmaker residency in Dawson City. Her first animation, Borscht & Fresh Bread, was inspired by this residency, and has screened in festivals in Canada, Turkey and Ireland and was nominated for best short film by Screen Nova Scotia.

Her second animation, Deep Blue, was developed in part with the Do Good Residency in Charlottetown, PE in 2019.

Rage Monster is her third animation. It was made with the support of Arts Nova Scotia and the Helen Hill Animation Award

Her film Curtains played at the Green Bay Film Festival in 2013.