Jani Lauzon is a Dora Mavor Moore nominated actress, a Juno and CAMA nominated singer/songwriter and a Gemini Award winning puppeteer. As an actor Jani has countless theatre, film and radio credits to her name. Her three independent recordings are available on the Ra Records label at www.indiepool.com. For the past 10 years Jani was Co-Managing Artistic Director of Turtle Gals Performance Ensemble, a Native women’s theatre company who produced/toured original collectively created theatre productions. “eu·tha·na·sia” marks Jani’s debut as a film maker and was made possible through imagiNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival/LIFT (Liason of Independent Film Makers of Toronto) mentorship program.