Maja Zonjic Photojournalism

 

SOLO PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITIONS
2015 "Postcards from Utila", Museum of National Identity, Tegucigalpa, Honduras

SELECTED GROUP PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITIONS
2014 "Human Impacts", Reef Exhibit, Museum of National Identity, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
2013 "Coney Island Dreams", Full Frame, IMA Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2011 "Postcards from Utila", Go Global Expo; Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver, Canada
2011 "Postcards from Utila", DOC NOW Festival, IMA Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2009 "Remembering Guatemala", Underexposed, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2009 "Remembering Guatemala", Face Value, Etobicoke Assembly Hall, Etobicoke, Canada

SELECTED FILM SCREENINGS
2015 “En la Tierra Del Swamper”, Mujeres Detrás de la Cámaras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
2014 "In the Land of the Swamper", Red Flag Magazine, Online screening (Online Premiere)
2014 "In the Land of the Swamper", HQTV cable network, Utila, Honduras (Cable Premiere)
2014 "In the Land of the Swamper", Reef Cinema, Utila, Honduras (Central American Premiere)
2013 "In the Land of the Swamper", Wildlife Conservation Film Festival, New York Institute of Technology Auditorium, New York, USA (N. Am. Premiere)
2013 "In the Land of the Swamper", Cor3 Festival, Monkey Island Café, Roatan, Honduras (Int. Premiere)
2013 "Last Woman Standing", Lost Episodes Film Festival, Bloor Cinema, Toronto, Canada
2013 "Preserve", Canadian Film Centre, REEL Challenge Winner, Online screening
2013 "Restore", Bloorcourt Screen Shot, Tallboys, Toronto, Canada
2012 "Fin Free short film", Beneath the Waves Film Festival, travelling screenings across the United States, in San Diego; Costa Mesa; Los Angeles; Oakland; Portland; and Seattle
2011 "Postcards from Utila" animation, DOC NOW Documentary Media Festival, Tiff Bell Lightbox, and the Eaton Theatre, Toronto, Canada

SELECTED HONOURS, AWARDS, AND GRANTS

2015 Winner, 3MT competition: Round 1,Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
2014 Winner, (Client selection #7): ZOOPPA / SCA / Volvo Ocean Race, international film comp.
2013 Winner: 'Best Animation', "Preserve", Canadian Film Centre REEL Challenge, Toronto, Canada
2013 Winner: 'Best Film: Endangered Ecosystems Category', "In the Land of the Swamper", New York Wildlife Conservation Film Festival, New York, USA
2013 2nd Place: 'Green Shorts Category', "In the Land of the Swamper", Cor3 Festival, Roatan, Honduras
2013 Winner: 'Best Film; Best Direction; Best Cinematography; Best Set Dressing; Best Props' for "Last Woman Standing", 50 Hour Film Challenge, Lost Episodes Film Festival, Toronto, Canada
2011 Photography Exhibition: Verge Magazine Travel With a Purpose Contest Exhibitions at the Go Global Expo Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver, Canada
2011 Inaugural Master of Fine Arts Social Justice Scholarship, Ryerson University
2011 Ryerson International Master's Thesis research grant, Ryerson University
2010 Documentary Media program Thesis development grant, Ryerson University
2009 Photography Shortlist: National Geographic International Photography Competition, portraits
2008 Photography Shortlist: National Geographic International Photography Competition, portraits