Janet Hawkwood

Janet Hawkwood is an educator and filmmaker. For the past 22 years her creative time and energy has been directed towards the Screen Arts Program at the Nova Scotia Community College. Involved in the initial creation of this 2-year film production program, Janet continues to search out new and creative ways for herself and her students to connect and collaborate with others in the cultural community.
As part of her work in the Screen Arts Program, Janet has partnered with NSCC International, leading documentation and oral history projects with screen arts students in Grenada, Tanzania and this spring, Finland.

Over the past few years, Janet’s documentary work, created in collaboration with NSCC International and Kellie McMullin, has been screened as part of the Devour Film and Food Festival in Wolfville, Nova Scotia.