Rena Thomas is an artist and filmmaker of settler ancestry living in Halifax, NS. She has also worked as an arts coordinator, programmer, administrator and safer spaces advocate. Rena’s art practice uses analogue film, installation, and performance to explore the concepts of body, landscape and memory. Informed by her observations of the environment and her experiences as a cisgender women, Rena’s practice hopes to reconnect a conscious connection to nature while simultaneously smashing the patriarchy. Her works have been shown at the 100$ Film Festival, Island Media Arts Festival, 8fest, Halifax Independent Film Festival and Nocturne.