A defining moment that comes to mind, specifically relating to art and my career, would definitely have to be the day that my Sheridan College application response came in the mail. I remember how terrified I was holding that sealed envelope… I hadn’t applied anywhere else, there was nothing else I wanted to do besides… Read More @kait_lines: What’s a defining moment in your life?
Sitting in a theatre classroom in university for a course I had taken as an elective and realizing that politically based theatre existed, specifically Forum Theatre. I was studying political science at the time because I thought that degree would be the best way I could make an impact on the world. The moment I… Read More @akonkin86: What’s a defining moment in your life?
Career-wise, I think it would be my parents getting me to watch animation as a child. Sure, I devoured episodes of Sailor Moon and the latest Disney movies, but my dad would record compilations of classic animated shorts on TV from the National Film Board that really broadened my horizons as a kid and showed… Read More @its.spelled.blakey: What’s a defining moment in your life?
I love art and animation it was a perfect fit for me.
I grew up loving animation and the creativity you can have with it. It’s like the ultimate magic trick, being able to create worlds and characters from nothing and see them be given a life of their own. . . . #thereelwomen #girlboss #women #womenoflight #supportindiefilm #horror #female #indiefilm #film #television #filmmaking #media #art #FilmEquality… Read More @jendavreux: Why did you decide to work in this industry?
I grew up watching A LOT of cartoons on television when I was growing up. The stories, the colours, the movement, everything about them captured my attention and imagination completely! My heart literally beat to the rhythm of “cartoon heroes,” by AQUA when I was a kid. It was while watching the making of, “Lilo… Read More @kait_lines: Why did you decide to work in this industry?
@akonkin86: Why did you decide to work in this industry? I have always loved stories! I grew up making theatre and studied it into university. I soon realized that the audiences I wanted to reach were waiting beyond the scope of what I could achieve with theatre so transitioned into film and television a few… Read More Why did you decide to work in this industry?
Why did you decide to work in this industry? I’m very lucky as I’ve wanted to work in cartoons since I was a kid. As soon as I found out you could make a career out of animation and not just watch it, I made it a point to do everything necessary to get there,… Read More Why did you decide to work in this industry?
What are you working on next? In addition, if people want to find out more about you, where can they find you on social media? @Kate4hope on Twitter @Kathryn.McKenzie on Instagram @TheSecretMarathon on Instagram & Facebook and @aSecretMarathon on twitter
@Kathryn.McKenzie @TheSecretMarathon: What, if anything, do you collect? Passport Stamps. I love travelling, especially to unusual places.