Spell Bent: co-writer, director, editor
A short digital series. Struggling with danger, dark secrets and forbidden love, Halley Highcroft must protect her covert society of witches from an ancient order of hunters. In production. Digital Distribution – Syndicado Inc.
Little India: Village of Dreams: editor, producer, colourist
A 70 min feature documentary and companion website featuring 23 short films, directed by Nina Beveridge and commissioned by TVO for Canada’s sesquicentennial. The Western-influenced next generation in Toronto’s Gerrard India Bazaar cope with adapting family businesses to the 21st century while preserving their cultural legacy.
Museum Diaries: editor, colour correction, online and motion graphics 6 x 30 min. doc style series featuring a diverse group of curators at the Royal Ontario Museum. Produced by Up Front Entertainment for TVO, producers Linda Stregger and Barbara Barde, directed by Jaime Escallon-Buraglia
Deadly By Design: editor, colour correction and online
A one hour documentary for CBC’s Doc Zone about the booming and deadly business of Ecstasy and Crystal Meth manufacturing in Canada. Produced by Up Front Entertainment, producers Linda Stregger and Barbara Barde, directed by Jaime Escallon-Buraglia
CMT Presents Dean Brody: editor
Winner of the 2013 CCMA for Country Music Program or Special this one hour docuconcert was also nominated for a Canadian Screen Award in the best Music Program or Series category. Between songs at a live concert in Calgary, Dean Brody returns to Jaffray, B.C. where he is a hometown hero! Directed by Joel Stewart for Corus Ent.
Brett Kissel – Home Movie: editor
Winner of the 2017 CCMA for “Best Country Music Program or Special” this one hour docu-concert follows Brett Kissel back to his hometown, St. Paul Alberta. Directed by Joel Stewart for Corus Ent.
Coors Banquet One Horse Town: editor
Nominated for 2017 CCMA for Best Country Music Program or Special this one hour docu-concert featured the winning city of Truro, N.S and a live concert with River Town Saints, Chad Brownlee and Dean Brody. Directed by Joel Stewart for Corus Ent.
Suck It Up Princess – editor / colorist
POV documentary produced by Hop To It Productions for OMNI…. This inspirational film explores the world of Renee Rodrigues, a young woman living with congenital muscular dystrophy. The film which aired in 2010 has won a “Special Jury Award” at the “Worldfest Houston Awards”, was nominated for “Best POV Documentary” at the 2010 “Yorkton Film Festival” and was shortlisted for “Best International Documentary” at the 2010 “International Youth Film Festival” in the U.K
Jason McCoy Eats America: editor
I cut 3 x 30 minute episodes of this six part series. Each episode features Country artist Jason McCoy in a different southern state where he visits awesome restaurants, meets quirky folk artists and explores cool off the beaten path experiences. Directed by Joel Stewart for CMT.
The Idealist- James Beveridge Film Guru – editor / producer / location sound
76 min. POV documentary for TVO, Bravo. SCN, director Nina Beveridge In 2004 I co-produced and edited “The Idealist – James Beveridge, Film Guru”, a POV feature length documentary about my partner Nina Beveridge’s father, who was a co founder of the National Film Board of Canada. In 2009 this award winning film screened at The National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. The film aired on TVO, Bravo, Knowledge Network and SCN.
The Calling – director/editor/online and colorist
I co-founded Team Adrenaline and directed and co-edited the award winning film “The Calling” for a large screen custom built theater at the first ever “Olympic Spirit” Venue. Scored by Jack Lenz, we recorded the unique 10.1 surround tracks in Bratislava with a 75 piece orchestra and several world beat musicians.
This emotional, musically driven film is often used by the Canadian Olympic Committee to inspire our athletes.
Green Heroes – seasons 1 & 2: co-editor & online editor, colorist, opening animation
24 x 30 min. doc series plus 40 webisodes – Produced by CineFocus Canada in association with TVO. Remarkable stories of people who acted on their ideas and heroically “ventured forth” to protect our planet. Produced by John Bessai and directed by Joan Prowse.
Pop It! – director/ editor/ graphic design & animation
52 episodes produced by Hop To It for TVO, SCN, Learning Network, Nickelodeon Australia and more. A hip hop dance show that I directed, edited and did most of the animation and compositing for all 52 episodes. Nominated for 2009 Best Multi-Platform Gemini and two 2009 ACT awards.
To The Wire: editor
This one hour sports doc followed five horses and their trainers to the 2014 Queen’s Plate. It aired on TSN just before the race and then another version later on CMT with the race included. Directed by Melissa McCrae.
Shawn Mendes One2One: editor
This live performance and both live and doc style interviews aired in April 2015 on YTV as a one hour special and a half hour cut down version for repeat airings. directed by Joel Stewart.
High Valley Home Movie & Live in La Crete: editor
Nominated for a 2016 Canadian Cinema Editors Award. High Valley travel from Nashville to their hometown, La Crete Alberta (800km north of Edmonton) to put on a concert for their friends and family. From their humble beginnings in this small Mennonite town to the lights and glamour of Music City, brothers Brad and Curtis Rempel take the CMT cameras on a tour and show that no matter where they live, their roots run deep. Directed by Joel Stewart for Corus Entertainment.
Talent Hounds: co-editor, online editor, motion graphics
Produced and directed by Susan Nation for the Pet Network this one hour doc is about…you guessed it… big dogs, little dogs and working dogs.
Ultimate Fan Access – One Direction!: editor
One hour special for YTV about contest winner Amanda and her sister who fly to New York City to attend One Direction’s sold-out concert at Madison Square Garden and meet the famous five – Harry, Liam, Louis, Niall, and Zayn – at a VIP meet-and-greet event. Hoards of screaming winner girls from 14 countries!
Bob and Doug MacKenzie’s 24 Anniversary: co-editor / online editor 2007 one hour prime time doc for CBC – director Henry Sarwer-Foner
Festival of Creative Genius – editor / motion graphics
Working with 14 of Canada’s most distinguished creative teams I edited numerous multimedia presentations and mini-docs for Harbourfront Centre’s “Festival of Creative Genius”. Each of the 14 evenings honored a different creative genius in attendance, such as Bernardo Bertolucci, Pina Bausch, Joni Mitchell, Peter Gabriel, Robert Rauschenberg and Quincy Jones
The Maestro & The Master: Online editor, colourist, motion graphics
One hour documentary follows Canadian architect Jack Diamond and Russia’s famous conductor Velery Gergievthe as they oversee the building of the new Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburgh. Produced by Up Front Entertainment, edited by Deborah Palloway, producers Linda Stregger and Barbara Barde, directed by Yosif Feyginberg airing on TVO in June 2015.
The Mystery of KA 114: Online editor, colorist, titles
This one hour documentary was shot over nine years and follows the most ambitious restoration of a WW2 aircraft ever undertaken. Woven in to the film are first hand accounts of several pilots who flew what was in 1942 the fastest airplane in the world. Produced by Cinema 16, Executive Produced by Mark Johnston, director Sandy Thomson.
Johnny Reid – One Night Stand: editor
Shot at the Palais Royale in Toronto this 2016 live performance special is set to air on CMT and was directed by Joel Stewart for Corus Entertainment
Florida Georgia Line – One Night Stand: editor
Shot at the Capitol theatre in Toronto this live performance special aired on CMT and was directed by Joel Stewart for Corus Entertainment
CMTs One To One: editor
Three specials featuring Luke Bryan, Hunter Hayes and Florida Georgia Line… now airing on CMT.
Live At The Edison: editor
Two CMT specials featuring live performances from Kira Isabella and Deric Ruttan.
CMT Presents Little Big Town – Tornado: editor
Little Big Town, performing a whirlwind live show at the Mod Club in Toronto. I had fun on this one hour special that kicks and was directed by Joel Stewart for Corus Ent.
CMT’s Hottest Season Three (2014) – editor
Five one hour episodes for Corus Entertainment, each episode features a theme of “ten best…” music videos intercut with a team of comedians and their take on the videos.
Big In a Small Town: editor
A cross Canada competition/reality series to find the next big country music star. Directed by Joel Stewart for Corus Entertainment
Splash and Boots – editor season 2 – 2015 60 musical interstitials for Treehouse
Cupid’s Café – director/editor
An interactive project and TV series recently in development with CBC and Telefilm is Cupid’s Corner. A romantic comedy, I directed and edited the pilot which can be seen at http://vimeo.com/10528257
Kurt Browning’s Gotta Skate – editor/online editor
2008 primetime special for CBC. Produced by Antoinette Catricala for IMG
2007 Stars On Ice – editor/online editor
2007 primetime special for CBC. Produced by Antoinette Catricala for IMG
AWARDS and NOMINATIONS
“Brett Kissel – Home Movie” (documentary)
2017 Canadian Country Music Award for “Best Country Music Program or Special”
“2016 One Horse Town” (docu-concert)
Nominated for 2017 CCMA – “Best Country Music Program or Special”
“High Valley Home Movie” (2 part docu-concert)
Nominated for 2016 Canadian Cinema Editors award for “Best half hour scripted”
“2015 One Horse Town” (docu-concert)
Nominated for a 2016 CCMA – “Best Country Music Program or Special”
“Museum Diaries” ( 6 part doc series)
Nominated for a 2015 Canadian Screen Award – “ Best Youth Non-Fiction Series”
“Deadly By Design” (documentary)
2014 Worldfest Houston Gold Remi – Documentary
“Talent Hounds” (documentary)
2014 Worldfest Houston Platinum Remi – Lifestyle Program
“CMT Presents Dean Brody” (documentary / concert)
2013 Canadian Country Music Award – Country Music Program or Special of the Year 2014 Canadian Screen Award – Nomination, Best Music program
“Suck It Up Princess” (documentary)
2010 Worldfest Houston Special Jury Award, Health/Medical 2010 Golden Sheaf Nomination, POV doc. category
2010 International Youth Awards Nomination Best International doc.
“Pop It” (multi-platform – website/TV series) 2009 GEMINI Nomination Best Cross Platform 2009 ACT Nomination Best Cross Platform 2009 ACT Nomination Best Interstitial
“The Calling” (theatrical film)
2007 FICTS Festival, Warsaw Olympic Spirit Award
2006 12th Annual Thea Awards Gala Best Branded Visitor Centre 2005 FICTS Festival, Milan The Amova Award – The Calling
“The Idealist – James Beveridge, Film Guru” (documentary)
2006 Worldfest Houston Platinum Remi Award – World Peace and Understanding
1998 Gemini Award Outstanding Technical Achievement – co awarded to Beevision and Puppetworks