| 6 min

This short film explores the passions of acclaimed musician and songwriter Sarah McLachlan, using her own words and drawings to guide us through her rich creative world, the founding of the groundbreaking Lilith Fair, and her philanthropic work at the Sarah McLachlan School of Music.

Produced by the NFB in co-operation with the National Arts Centre and the Governor General's Performing Arts Awards Foundation on the occasion of the 2015 Governor General's Performing Arts Awards.

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  • writer
    Julia Kwan
  • director
    Julia Kwan
  • producer
    Shirley Vercruysse
  • director of photography
    Thomas Billingsley
  • editor
    Luis Lam
  • sound design
    Gordon Cobb
  • animation
    Elisa Chee
  • sound recordist
    Brent Calkin
  • sound mix technician
    Chris McLaren
  • executive producer
    Shirley Vercruysse