Toronto filmmaker Barbara Sternberg has been making films since the mid-seventies. Her films have screened widely across North America and Europe, and her work is in the collections of the Art Gallery of Ontario and the National Gallery of Canada. Sternberg has been active on a number of fronts in Toronto, teaching at York University, working for Canadian Filmmakers’ Distribution Centre, serving on Arts Councils’ juries and committees, helping to organize the International Experimental Film Congress (May 1989) and to found Pleasure Dome Artists’ Film Exhibition Group. She has been visiting artist at a number of Canadian universities and galleries as well as the Université d’Avignon and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Sternberg has also worked in other media, including performance and installation.For more information, see www.fringeonline.ca.