Posts Categorized: Uncategorized

Bountiful wins big at the New York Festivals

Posted by & filed under Uncategorized.

January 2016, two Bountiful Films docs aired-back to back on the CBC – Helen’s Hold Your Fire on CBC Firsthand, and Maureen’s Wasted, on The Nature of Things. This little doc duo struck gold at 2017 NYF International TV & Film Awards. Want to thank once again, the families in Hold Your Fire who shared

Hold Your Fire postponed – again

Posted by & filed under Uncategorized.

So sorry to announce that Hold Your Fire has been delayed again. Final arguments were right on schedule in the trial of James Forcillo, the Toronto Police officer accused of 2nd degree murder in the 2013 shooting of Sammy Yatim. The jury was scheduled to begin deliberating early next week but the judge is ill

In the Media: The Truth About Female Desire

Posted by & filed under Uncategorized.

Maureen’s new film, The Truth About Female Desire, is making news! See what Canadian Press has to say about it here http://bit.ly/1KJYJ6s And listen to Maureen on CBC Vancouver’s Early Edition here http://bit.ly/1DFUjf9 Watch The Truth About Female Desire Thursday night, February 12, @ 9 pm on CBC Doc Zone.    

A Director’s Dog Daze

Posted by & filed under Uncategorized.

The idea for Dog Dazed came in a moment of great personal embarrassment. About two years ago I attended a public meeting in the Capilano River Regional Park near my home in North Vancouver – an information session about off-leash restrictions in the local watershed where I walk my dog. A large pack of area

Tell Facebook to Protect Kids Online

Posted by & filed under Uncategorized.

While working on Sext Up Kids, which recently re-aired on CBC Doc Zone (produced by Dream Street Pictures), I was struck by the insidious paradox that’s tormenting so many young teen girls. The dominant mainstream media message to young girls and teens is to look sexy and act sexy – but if you do, you’ll

Canada’s Funniest Dog Videos

Posted by & filed under Uncategorized.

Does your dog crack you up – and everyone else around you? Then grab the video camera, capture your mutt at his goofiest best and upload to “Canada’s Funniest Dog Videos” Contest. The winning videos will be featured in our Dog Dazed documentary, airing Feb 28th on CBC Doc Zone AND win a year’s worth