Fonds P0290 - Martin Duckworth fonds

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Martin Duckworth fonds

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  • Textual record
  • Moving images
  • Sound recording

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  • 1975 - 2017 (Creation)
    Duckworth, Martin

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6 boxes of textual records
approx. 400 colour photos
approx. 100 slides
40 videocassettes : VHS and MiniDV
85 Optical Discs : CD and DVD
4 drawings
4 compact cassettes

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(19XX -)

Biographical history

Martin Duckworth is a film director, cinematographer and movie editor. He was a part-time instructor at the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema between 1990 and 2012.

  • In 2015, at the Prix du Québec, Duckworth won the Prix Albert-Tessier for an outstanding career in cinema.

Custodial history

The material was donated by Martin Duckworth in the Spring of 2023.

Scope and content

The fonds consists of records pertaining to Duckworth's professional life as a movie director and cinematographer. The PRODUCTIONS sub-series contains records related to development of movies he worked on: contracts, proposals, correspondence, notes, research and reference documentation, photos and some media coverage.

The TEACHING sub-series is comprised of correspondence, course outlines, class lists, teaching and student evaluations, a sample of student works and some notes.

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  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

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    Further accruals are expected.

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    Processing still in progress, A/V and digital to be assessed.

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