Josephine Anderson is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and digital storyteller based in Vancouver, BC. After earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from the University of British Columbia, Anderson graduated from Capilano University’s Documentary Film program. Her first interactive documentary, The Sticking Place (2012), was recognized as an official Webby Award Honoree, won two Pixel Awards, and was nominated for a Digi Award. In 2013, she was awarded the One to Watch alumni award from Capilano University, honouring alumni who have distinguished themselves early in their careers. Anderson is an alumna of Berlinale Talent Campus 2011 and DOXA Connexions 2010. In 2015, Anderson was selected to participate in the NFB/CFC Creative Doc Lab. She currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Documentary Organization of Canada.


AWARDS & ACCOLADES


CFC/NFB Creative Doc Lab (2015)
Capilano University, One to Watch Award (2013)
Webby Award Honoree (2013)
Pixel Award: People’s Choice (2012)
Pixel Award: Best Sports Project (2012)
Digi Award Nominee, Best Web Series: Non-Fiction (2012)
DOXA Documentary Film Festival, Panel Speaker (2012)
IndieWire Project of the Week (2011)
Whistler Film Festival Digital Media Lab (2011)
Best Director: Nokia N8: Direct and Project (2011)
Berlin International Film Festival, Berlinale Talents (2011)
DOXA Documentary Film Festival, DOXA Connexions (2010)