Canada Tag Archive

Watch #FiveFilms4Freedom – A Global Digital LGBTQ+ Online Film Festival

Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action

23rd March, 2018

The British Council and BFI Flare Festival continue their global, digital LGBTQ+ online film festival #FiveFilms4Freedom.

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La Bomba

Art & Fashion, Asides

9th March, 2018

In a single fabulously continuous shot Gordon von Steiner takes in the beauty of Jacquemus’ Spring/Summer 2018 collection in fashion short La Bomba.

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Canadian Olympians Become Works of Art in Ian Pons Jewell’s Painterly ‘Be Olympic’ Commercial

Live Action

20th February, 2018

Ian Pons Jewell takes us through the classical art pieces & personal stories which inspired his captivating slo-mo ad spot for the Canadian Olympic team.

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Citizen

Art & Fashion, Asides

2nd February, 2018

A powerful contemplative portrait from Brock Newman of East London boxer Jake Quentin Lewis-Hurn as he ponders his impending forced departure from Canada.

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ALIVE | Canada 4K

Asides, Documentary

22nd January, 2018

Florian Nick's stunning exploration of Canada's awe inspiring landscapes, is enough to make you fall in love with timelapse cinematography all over again.

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A Mother Wrestles With an Agonising Dilemma in Philippe Grenier’s Emotionally Raw Music Video ‘Son’

Music

27th September, 2017

Philippe Grenier's heartrending music video for Beyries tells the tragic tale of a mother torn between loyalty for her husband and that of her children.

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A Migrant Worker Faces His Mortality Far From Home in Andrew Moir’s Affecting Documentary ‘Babe, I Hate To Go’

Documentary

17th August, 2017

A Jamaican migrant worker shields his family from his terminal cancer diagnosis in Andrew Moir's affecting documentary of perseverance and acceptance.

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Fatherly Relationships Are Examined in Hervé Demers’ Tale of Identity & Immigration ‘The Name You Carry’

Live Action

9th August, 2017

Director Hervé Demers joins us to discuss utilising the father/son relationship of his actors to add depth to their fictionalised on screen performances.

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David Lester & Jessica Rose Show Us How Uneven Love Can Be in Dysfunctional Relationship Short ‘Alison’

Live Action

27th July, 2017

DN speaks to Director David Lester about capturing the doubts of long-term love in his intimate story of a romance teetered on the brink.

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Mitchell Stafiej Reveals the In-Camera Techniques Behind Petra Glynt’s Spinning One-Shot Promo ‘This Trip’

Music

10th May, 2017

Mitchell Stafiej tells DN how he coupled the terrifying chaos of Petra Glynt's performance with a home made camera rig for his spinning one-shot promo.

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Andrew De Zen’s Whirlwind Romance Fashion Film Presents Yo & Co’s New ‘Changing Direction’

Art & Fashion

28th March, 2017

Andrew De Zen discusses maintaining his narrative sensibilities whilst moving into the realm of fashion for new men's clothing line Yo & Co's launch film.

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Andrew De Zen Shows Us How to Conquer Doubt & Fear to Break Through ‘The Wall’

Art & Fashion

1st December, 2016

Andrew De Zen returns to DN with the second part of his visual shorts trilogy - an exploration of perseverance and the many walls we face in our lives.

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