FILMOGRAPHY
Bark & Bite, HD, 10 minutes, sound (in progress)
Open Airs, HD, 20 minutes, sound (in progress)
Sky Room (for Chicago Film Archives)- with Brian Kirkbride (sound), 16mm to DV, sound, June, 2017
Teen Agents (for ACRE TV)- with Michael Rae (sound) and Charity Coleman (text), DV, sound, December, 2014
Always Alone (for Extinct Entities), DV, 5 minutes, sound, January, 2014
Landscaper Rap, HD, 2 minutes, sound, January, 2014
Une Terre familière, HD, 19 minutes, sound, January, 2013
Sing as We Go, 16mm, 6 minutes, sound, December, 2011
The City in Which, 16mm, 2 minutes, silent, April, 2011
Chicago Underground Film Festival Trailer, 16mm to DV, 1 minute, color, sound, June, 2011
L’Internationale, 16mm to DV, 9 minutes, color and b&w, sound, February, 2010
this is not an anchor, this boat is not an anchor, 16mm to HD, 11 minutes, color and b&w, sound, September, 2007

SELECTED SCREENINGS AND EXHIBITIONS

Solo Exhibitions
Spectra Presents Marianna Milhorat, Anita B. Gorman Conservation Center, Kansas City, MO, September, 2015
Marianna Milhorat: Notions of Space, Chicago Filmmakers & Columbia College, Chicago, IL, October, 2013

Collaborations & Commissions
Chicago Film Archives’ Media Mixer– with Brian Kirkbride (sound), Hideout Inn, Chicago, IL, June, 2017
Pure Surface- with Liz Mehl (text) and Leah Wilmoth (dance), Valentine’s, Portland, OR, February, 2015
Teen Agents- with Michael Rae (sound) and Charity Coleman (text), ACRE TV, Internet, December, 2014
Extinct Entities- Rehydrating the Randolph St. Experimental Film Coalition, Links Hall, Chicago, IL, January, 2014
The City in Which, Nightingale Theater, Chicago, IL, April, 2011

Une Terre familière
Perto de La, Museu de Arte da Bahia, Salvador, BR, November, 2015
Platforms- Chances Dances, Nightingale Theater, Chicago, IL, October, 2015
Lived Landscapes, Run of Life, Links Hall, Chicago, IL, September, 2015
Artemovendo, Videonale Festival on Tour, Porto Alegre & São Paulo, BR, July, 2015
ArtVilnius International Contemporary Art Fair, Videonale Festival on Tour, Vilnius, LT, June, 2015
Athens Digital Arts Festival, Videonale Festival on Tour, Athens, GR, May, 2015
Videonale, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, DE, February-April, 2015
Nature/Culture (nouvelles expérimentations), Cinémathèque québécoise, Montréal, QC, October, 2014
Fabrica Utopia, Andros Island, ISO, July, 2014
Festival Miden, Kalamata, ISO, July, 2014
Milwaukee Underground Film Festival, Milwaukee, WI, May, 2014
The Blazeing Familiar: Recent Film & Video from Chicago, Pleasure Dome, Toronto, ONT, February, 2014
Onion City Film Festival, Chicago, IL, September, 2013
Chicago Underground Film Festival, Chicago, IL, March, 2013
Inner Midwestern: New Experimental Films from Chicago, Bioscope Cinema, Johannesburg, ZA, November, 2012

Landscaper Rap
Rough and Ready, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, March, 2014

Hair Flips
Summoning a New Queer Reality, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, December, 2013
The Dragon is the Frame, Gallery 400, Chicago, IL, June-August, 2012

Sing As We Go
Chicago Loves Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, August, 2015
The Least Foreign Films, Doc Films, Chicago, IL, August, 2013
Bienal de la Imágen en Movimiento, Buenos Aires, AR, October, 2012
WNDX Festival of Moving Image, Winnipeg, MB, September, 2012
Chicago Underground Film Festival, Chicago, IL, June, 2012
Chicago Loves Iowa City, Public Space One, Iowa City, IO, December, 2011

L’Internationale
Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival, Kassel, DE, November, 2011
17 Hours of Darkness, Counterpath, Denver, CO, November, 2011
Revelation Perth International Film Festival, Perth, AU, July, 2011
Signal and Noise Festival, Vancouver, BC, June, 2011
L’institut pour la coordination et la propagation des cinémas exploratoires, Montréal, QC, May, 2011
Tex Hex Pop Up Cinema: BELIEVERS & SURVIVORS, Mitchell Center for the Arts, Houston, TX, May, 2011
Milwaukee Underground Film Festival, Milwaukee, WI, May, 2011 (Honorable Mention)
Best of Chicago Underground Film Festival, Depaul University, Chicago, IL, April, 2011
Boston Underground Film Festival, Boston, MA, March, 2011
Les Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois, Montréal, QC, February, 2011
Galerie Articule, Montréal, QC, February, 2011
Le Festival du nouveau cinema, Montréal, QC, October, 2010
Chicago Underground Film Festival, Chicago, IL, June, 2010 (Best Experimental Film)

this is not an anchor, this boat is not an anchor
Black Thorns in the Black Box, Grimposium, Montreal, QC, April, 2014
System Operations, ZERO1 Biennial, Eli Ridgeway Gallery, San Francisco, CA, September-December, 2012
Black Thorns in the Black Box, Touring Program- Multiple Locations, USA, March-August, 2012
The Road Ended at the Beach: Parsing the Escarpment Movement, Segal Centre, Montréal, QC, December, 2011
25 FPS International Experimental Film Festival, Zagreb, KRO, September, 2009
H20: Film on Water, Newport Mill Gallery, Newport, NH, August, 2009 (3rd Place)
Signal and Noise Festival, Vancouver, BC, June, 2009
Périphérie de la perception, Centre européen d’actions artistiques contemporaines, Strasbourg, FR, February, 2009
International Film Festival Rotterdam, Rotterdam, NTL, January, 2009
Fractured Frames, Selections from Images Festival, Club Saw, Ottawa, ONT, December, 2008
Fractured Frames, Selections from Images Festival, Anthology Film Archives, NYC, October, 2008
Who by Water, Who by Fire: New Experimental Cinema, Chicago Filmmakers, Chicago, IL, October, 2008
Iowa City Experimental Film Festival, Iowa City, IA, October, 2008 (Badass Flood of the Century Award)
EXIS, EX-Now, Seoul, ROK, September, 2008 (Honorable Mention)
OFF, Oblo Film Festival, Lausanne, CH, September, 2008
Montréal Underground Film Festival, Montréal, QC, May, 2008
Images Festival, Toronto, ONT, April, 2008 (Technicolor Cinematic Vision Award)
Ann Arbor Film Festival, Ann Arbor, MI, March, 2008
Boston Underground Film Festival, Cambridge, MA, March, 2008
Les Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois, Montréal, QC, February, 2008
Le Festival du nouveau cinema, Montréal, QC, October, 2007
Chicago Underground Film Festival, Chicago, IL, August, 2007
Mel Hoppenheim Film Festival, Montréal, QC, May, 2007 (Mel Hoppenheim Award- Grand Prize)

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
2016-Current
Instructor, Loyola University, Chicago, IL
2015-Current
Instructor, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2015
Instructor, After School Matters, Chicago, IL
2013-Current
Adjunct Professor, Illinois Institute of Art- Chicago, Chicago, IL
2013
Teaching Artist, Redmoon Theater, Chicago, IL
2012-13
Teaching Artist, Chicago Arts Partnerships in Education, Chicago, IL
2011-12
Instructor of Record, University of Illinois- Chicago, Chicago, IL
2010
Teaching Assistant for Filmmaker Deborah Stratman, University of Illinois- Chicago, Chicago, IL
2010-Current
Freelance Artist (Video Production, Post-Production, and Photography), Chicago, IL
2010
Video Mentor, Renaissance Program, Twinfield Union School, Vermont
2006-09
Research Assistant for Artist Richard Kerr, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinéma, Montréal, QC

SELECTED HONORS, AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES
2017
Juror, Chicago Underground Film Festival
Canada Council for the Arts Research/Creation Grant
2016
Finlandia Foundation Grant
Canada Council for the Arts Travel Grant
Artist in Residence, Serlachius, Mänttä, Finland
2013
Artist in Residence, 8550 Ohio (Harold Arts), Chesterhill, OH
2012
Teaching Assistant Fellowship, University of Illinois-Chicago
2011
Teaching Assistant Fellowship, University of Illinois-Chicago
Honorable Mention, Milwaukee Underground Film Festival
2010
Best Experimental Film, Chicago Underground Film Festival
Board of Trustees Award, University of Illinois-Chicago
Navona Fellowship, University of Illinois-Chicago
KRP Award, University of Illinois-Chicago
2008
Technicolor Cinematic Vision Award, Images Festival
Honorable Mention, EXIS
Badass Flood of the Century Award, Iowa City Experimental Film Festival
2007
Mel Hoppenheim Award (Grand Prize), Concordia University
Emerging Genre Award, Humboldt Film Festival
2006
Cinélande Scholarship, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinéma, Montréal, QC
2005
ARRI Canada Scholarship, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinéma, Montréal, QC
Arts and Science International Student Scholarship Award, Concordia University, Montréal, QC
2004
Arts and Science International Student Scholarship Award, Concordia University, Montréal, QC

ARTIST TALKS
2013
Chicago Filmmakers, Chicago, IL
Lillstreet Art Center, Chicago, IL
2012
University of Illinois-Chicago, Chicago, IL

PUBLICATIONS
2015
City Creatures, University of Chicago Press, October 2015

PRESS
2014
Stigmart10 Art Review. Videofocus, August, 2014. Web. <https://issuu.com/stigmart10press/docs/stigmart_videofocus_autumn_2014/22>.
2013
Sachs, Ben. “Marianna Milhorat: Notions of Space” (Review). The Chicago Reader, October, 2013. Print.
2009
Turions, Cheyanne. “The Enduring.” Cineworks Independent Filmmakers for Signal and Noise Festival, April, 2009. Web. <http://www.signalandnoise.ca/festival/critical-writing/the-enduring/>.

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
University of Colorado- Boulder, Boulder, CO

DISTRIBUTION
Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Center: http://cfmdc.org/

EDUCATION
2012
MFA in Moving Image, University of Illinois-Chicago, Chicago, IL (08/2010-05/2012)
2007
BFA with Great Distinction, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinéma, Concordia University, Montréal, QC (09/2003-05/2007)
2002
Studies for BFA in Electronic Arts, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY (08/2001-06/2002)

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