B: 1969 in Windsor, Ontario
Matt Gallagher graduated from the University of Windsor and worked for the next few years in Halifax, directing episodes of the teen-themed newsmagazine show Street Cents. In 2000, he made his first documentary, Cass, about his uncle’s life in the Cass Corridor, a downtrodden area of Detroit. His 2015 film How to Prepare For Prison had its World Premiere at the 2016 Hot Docs Canadian International Film Festival.
Also see: Big Shots at Hot Docs.
Features & TV Movies
Cass (1999, short)
Tyler’s Barrel (2002)
TV Series – at least 1 episode of:
Finding the Fallen (2005, 2009)
Dig World War II (2012, mimmi-series)