JUMP CUT
A REVIEW OF CONTEMPORARY MEDIA

Joëlle Rouleau

Joëlle Rouleau is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Art History and Film Studies at the Université de Montréal. She specializes in Gender Studies, Queer Studies and Film and Television studies. As a queer documentary filmmaker, activist, researcher and committed artist, Rouleau is interested in issues related to representation and identity. Rouleau’s research is currently in part funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council for her work on mapping out queer sensibilities in mainstream film and television. Rouleau also pursues a research-creation project funded by the Fonds de recherche, société et culture. This experimental documentary focuses on queering genealogy through a collage of found footage, homes movies and personal narratives