Category: Progress Report

U-City Flights

While at a travel convention in the Saskatoon Airport yesterday, I met the Business Developer for West Wind Aviation. West Wind is the parent company to Pronto airlines, which feature the most frequently scheduled flights to and from Uranium City. Flights from Saskatoon to U-City are every Monday and Thursday, with returning flights those same […]

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Saskatoon Bands

I began compiling lists of Saskatoon’s bands and individuals within the music community off the top of my head, augmented with a bit of digging, and already the list of bands is over 50 long, with  well over 100 individuals. It seems this list will only grow, as I remember more names and research further. […]

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Members of the Saskatoon Music Community

This project seems to grow every time I approach it. The question to be asked is how pervasive I will be with the documentation. Will I attempt to record on film every face of the present Saskatoon music community? Will I limit it by any means (ie: only bands at the touring level)? I began […]

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Saskatoon Music Community Ethnography

What began as a documentary portrait project has grown into a full-fledged ethnography of the Saskatoon music community. At first it was to be portraits, but interviewing my subjects seemed to be a natural and necessary progression. The focus will be on the individuals in the community and how they are interrelated, rather than the […]

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