Filmmaker and media artist Susan (Su) C. Rynard (Canadian, b. 1961) grew up on Canadian Forces Base Downsview and holds a degree from OCAD University, Toronto. Her documentary, experimental, and installation videos are inspired by art, science, ecology, and the complexities of the human relationship to the natural world. Her work has been screened at international film festivals, including the Toronto International Film Festival and the Rotterdam International Film Festival, and examples have joined the collections of the National Gallery of Canada and the Museum of Modern Art, New York. She has received many awards, notably the Prix Buffon from Pariscience and the prestigious Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize. Rynard is represented by Paul Petro Contemporary Art in Toronto.