As The Crow Flies Broadcasts!
After a long wait, my feature documentary that I made with the National Film Board will finally take flee the nest. Watch it if you can! Click here to watch the trailer.
Documentary Channel, November 11th, at 10pm
"Canada The Good?" at Hot Docs!
I'm excited to announce my short film made with Big Cedar Films and CBC will be premiering at Hot Docs! Screening with You're Soaking In It.
Fri, Apr 28 6:15 PM TIFF Bell Lightbox 2
Sat, Apr 29 11:00 AM TIFF Bell Lightbox 1
Sat, Apr 29 9:30 PM TIFF Bell Lightbox 1
Fri, May 5 6:30 PM Scotiabank Theatre 3
Click Here for tickets!
The Road to Webequie Has Been Nominated for a Canadian Screen Award
We're so honoured that The Road to Webequie has been nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for Best Short Documentary!
Kenojuak Ashevak: New Heritage Minute
I'm thrilled that the new Heritage Minute I co-directed on the incredible Kenojuak Ashevak has been released. Check it out here!
The Road To Webequie at TIFF!
Our short film The Road to Webequie will be playing at TIFF!
Tickets and screening times here!
Kitchener Waterloo Symphony. Visual Music: The World of Tess Girard
Coming April 17th and 18th at the Conrad Centre in Kitchener, I'll be doing live performance visuals with the Kitchener Waterloo Symphony. Creating a haunting landscape with visual imagery to the music of Barbotin and Sibelius, it promises to be an unforgettable night. Click here for tickets!
LIFT Workshop at Belleville Docfest - Introduction to Independent Documentary
Saturday, February 21st, 10-4pm
I'm thrilled to be offering a filmmaking workshop as part of Belleville Docfest! For more info and tickets, click here!
Using a DIY approach, this course provides an overview of all stages of documentary with an emphasis on the philosophy that great filmmaking can be achieved with easily accessible tools. Learn about the research and writing process, producing and funding, prepping for your shoot, interviewing techniques, the fundamentals of production, basic cinematography and sound, how to approach editing, finishing your film, distribution and exhibition platforms. A must for beginning directors and producers, this lecture-based course will include some short equipment demos while sharing a few fun tricks along the way. This general overview is a great starting point for your filmmaking education as it pertains to documentary filmmaking.