Shane Eason is a Canadian-born film & video artist, curator, photographer, and educator living in the US. His formal experimental and documentary films are conscience studies in the discourse of abstraction, memory, and identity. His film works have been screened and exhibited internationally in film festivals and art galleries. His latest project "PAPA" is a feature documentary that chronicles the Ernest "Papa" Hemingway Look-alike Contest annually held in Key West, FL. He is currently teaching film and video production with the School of Communication and Multimedia Studies at Florida Atlantic University.