What does it mean to lose a colour? Losing Blue is a cinematic poem about what it means to lose the otherworldly blues of ancient mountain lakes, now fading due to climate change. This short documentary gently asks what it might mean to forget that the ethereal blues of these lakes ever existed.
Leanne Allison is a filmmaker based in Canmore, Alberta, known for her award-winning feature-length National Film Board documentaries Being Caribou and Finding Farley. Both these films are based on long wilderness journeys in remote parts of Canada that continue to shape her work today. She is the co-creator of the NFB interactive documentary Bear 71, which is widely considered to be a seminal piece in the world of interactive media.