Meet our team: Nicole Blundell

Introducing our new jury! Nicole Blundell will be joining Mirror Mountain Film Festival’s programming committee for our 2022 – 23 festival season. Nicole is a Franco-Ontarian filmmaker living in Ottawa who works with traditional celluloid film. Her experimental dance film, PORTÉ(E), which was shot on 16mm, was screened at Mirror Mountain as part of our 2021 edition. We are delighted to welcome her to our team!


Published by christopherrohde

Christopher Rohde is a filmmaker, musician and curator from Ottawa. His video The Pink Ghosts (2006) was screened across Canada and was one of the first films selected for EnRoute, Air Canada’s in-flight film festival. Odd One Out (2014) was screened at festivals internationally and won awards for Best Film by an Emerging Filmmaker at the Jasper Short Film and Media Arts Festival and Best Director (Experimental) at the Ottawa Independent Video Awards. Christopher received his M.A. in Film Studies from Carleton University in 2007. He was a member of Available Light Screening Collective from 2006 – 2013, and Programmer at SAW Video Media Art Centre from 2010 – 2015, where he curated dozens of screenings, installations, exhibitions, performances and other projects. In 2014, he founded Mirror Mountain Film Festival, a platform for celebrating unique creative voices.