Yannis Lobaina
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Photography – Toronto, ONT

Yannis Lobaina is a Cuban Writer, Filmmaker, Storyteller based in Toronto. Lobaina loves to explore themes of immigration, diaspora and motherhood through storytelling. She is recipient RBC Arts Access Award 2018 By Toronto Arts Foundation and Neighbourhood Arts Network. REBIRTH: It is my first series of photography. Where I explore the connection between nature and women. As a woman, we have been associated with nature for a long time, metaphorically, as "mother earth." I love to explore the relationship between nature and female shape in my photography. Being a mother and being in touch with nature has helped me tame my sorrows of being an immigrant. Lobaina, Furthermore, 2017 she is a Micro –Grant recipient for her currently short Documentary “Where the Magic Happens” her first work as an emerging filmmaker in Toronto. She has been working for more than a decade at the International School of Cinema, Radio, and TV (EICTV) as a Director-producer, Assistant Director, and Script consultant. More about https://enlareddeltiempo.com/ ...more