For Jackson: A Time Capsule, 2004

For Jackson: A Time Capsule, 2004

Video 49 minutes, Betacam SP landscape format (16 by 9 aspect ratio)

A documentary portrait of two Canadian women, Rosemary Brown (1930-2003) and Ruth Horricks-Sujir (1925-2016) which creates a time capsule for their young grandson, Jackson.  By moving viewers through the geographies and journeys of these women’s lives, Sujir uses landscapes as points of arrival and departure, and oceans as streams of stories.

Library Collections:

-Brock University (St Catherine’s, Ontario)

-Eastern Illinois University (Charleston, Illinois)

-University of Alberta (Edmonton, Alberta)

-University of Toronto (Toronto, Ontario)

-University of Washington (Seattle, Washington)

-University of Windsor (Windsor, Ontario)

-London Public Library (London, Ontario)

-Saint Francis Xavier (Halifax,  Nova Scotia)

-Simon Fraser University (Vancouver, British Columbia)

-Stanford University (Stanford, California)

-York University (Toronto, Ontario)

For Jackson: A Time Capsule – Video Still

For Jackson: A Time Capsule – Video Still

For Jackson: A Time Capsule – Video Still

For Jackson: A Time Capsule – Video Still