Martin Borden is a Vancouver based filmmaker, visual artist and educator. His short films have played at festivals in North America, Europe and Australia and he has exhibited painting and photography in Montreal and Vancouver. His subject matter concerns the collision between culture and nature, particularly as it relates to queer themes, urban agriculture, and DIY culture. He has a Master's degree in Visual Arts from Concordia University and completed the Documentary program at Capilano University in Vancouver. He is the proprietor of Union Street Films.