Rockin' The Coffin
dir. Cailleah Scott-Grimes
Rockin’ the Coffin offers a contrarian’s guide to the good death using animation, creativity and play to address our most terrifying fears and the mysteries at the heart of life: how can we prepare for death and loss? What happens if we try?
Cailleah Scott-Grimes is an award-winning Toronto-based director and illustrator. She holds an MFA in Film Production from York University and a BA in Visual Studies and East Asian Studies from the University of Toronto. From death positivity to struggles with gender identity, Cailleah's work brings an intimate lens to transgressive topics that are difficult to talk about. Working in both documentary and fiction, her films have played at over 40 international festivals including Hot Docs and Inside Out.