Item MS-3-46, 2000-024 - A fresh start : the drawing

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A fresh start : the drawing

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  • Moving images

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Jason Buxton

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MS-3-46, 2000-024

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  • 2000 (Creation)
    Buxton, Jason

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1 videocassette : VHS

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Jason Buxton is a Canadian film director and screenwriter. Buxton’s education includes a BFA from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (2003). His most known film work, “Blackbird” (2012), had won the Best Canadian First Feature Film at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival, and Best Atlantic Feature, Best Atlantic Director, and Outstanding Atlantic Screenplay at the 2012 Atlantic Film Festival. Buxton became associated with the Centre for Art Tapes in 2000 because his video recording "A Fresh Start: The Drawing" became a part of the centre’s tape collection.

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The tape was donated to the Dalhousie University Archives in 2013 by the Centre for Art Tapes.

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Item consists of a video recording by Jason Buxton entitled "A Fresh Start: The Drawing".

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  • English

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Video can be viewed at the Dalhousie University Archives. Advance notice is required.

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Descriptive information was originally prepared Fall 1990 by David Johnson and Mindy Miller. It was revised March 21, 2006 by Renee Gruszecki. The archival description was revised on July 16, 2015 by the Dalhousie University Archives.

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  • English

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