Donald Mowat

As make-up department head/designer on 8 Mile, The Fighter, Sicario, Nightcrawler, Stronger, The Darkest Minds and the upcoming movie First Man, Donald Mowat is one of the film industry’s most sought-after make-up artists. A long time member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, The British Academy of Film and Television Arts and the Hollywood Make-up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Local 706, Mowat has received awards and nominations for several projects, including Blade Runner 2049, Nocturnal Animals and Prisoners. In 2012 he was awarded a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his service to the film industry and various charities. Mowat has been associated with the beloved charity The Actors Fund of Canada and Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television which led to the formation of an annual make-up category: Canadian Screen Awards.

Sat. 2 - 3 p.m.

Interview With Donald Mowat

(Open Forum Stage)

As make-up department head/designer on 8 Mile, The Fighter, Sicario, Nightcrawler, Stronger, The Darkest Minds and the upcoming movie First Man, Donald Mowat is one of the film industry’s most sought-after make-up artists. A long time member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, The British Academy of Film and Television Arts and the Hollywood Make-up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Local 706, Mowat has received awards and nominations for several projects, including Blade Runner 2049, Nocturnal Animals and Prisoners. In 2012 he was awarded a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his service to the film industry and various charities. Mowat has been associated with the beloved charity The Actors Fund of Canada and Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television which led to the formation of an annual make-up category: Canadian Screen Awards.