Photo of Cliff Caines
Photo of Cliff Caines
Cliff Caines
Faculty of Art

Area(s) of Expertise

Post Production Media, Film/Video Production, Expanded Cinema/Animation


Cliff Caines is a film and video artist based in Toronto, ON, Canada. He was born in Winnipeg, MB, and was raised in the remote northern gold mining community of Red Lake, ON. He is a graduate of the Ontario College of Art & Design and received a Master of Fine Arts Degree from Concordia University where he attended the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema. His films have exhibited in international festivals throughout Europe and the Americas; including Argentina, Canada, Denmark, FYR Macedonia, Germany, Lithuania, Portugal and the U.S. Caines’ work has received support from the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council, and the National Film Board of Canada. He currently teaches as a sessional instructor at OCAD University, and the Toronto School of Art.


2002 AOCAD Diploma, Ontario College of Art & Design

2005 MFA Degree, Concordia University

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