Matt Soar is an intermedia artist, filmmaker, and scholar. He is Associate Professor and BA Program Director in the Department of Communication Studies at Concordia University in Montreal. Soar is co-developer of the Korsakow System, a software application for digital nonlinear storytelling. His ‘database diary’ film Ceci N’est Pas Embres (2012) was a Doc 2.0 selection for the 2013 Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montréal. Soar’s project Lost Leaders explores film leaders as ‘metadata’. Given his background in graphic design, Soar is also very interested in signs and public lettering. See for example: and