Banff Reflections

Last week, through fortuitous and kind circumstances, I had the opportunity to attend the Banff World Media Festival. I drove down on Monday, groggy from having shot very late the previous night. I didn’t know what to expect, and I didn’t have a plan or a pitch. I just went to take it all in, […]

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Spring…Such As It Is

Spring feels even more stunted than usual this year. It’s mid-May and leaves are just finally starting to poke through. I realized the other day that we only really have leaves on our trees here for maybe 1/3 of the year. Maybe that’s depressing to some people. But maybe they just need to try and […]

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THIS WIND Recognized By Film And Video Arts Society – Alberta

Last week was FAVA FEST, the annual celebration of  independent media art in Edmonton put on by The Film And Video Arts Society – Alberta. As part of the celebration, FAVA hands out Awards Of Excellence. I submitted the video Doug and I made last summer for consideration as Outstanding Music Video, and  an early cut of This Wind to […]

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Unsafe, Unsure

Via Facebook – January 8th, 2014: Marlaena: “Hey. Wanna do a music video when you’re free?” Me: “Boy do I ever. For what song?” [sic -ugh] Marlaena: “Not sure. Give me your email, I’ll send you the album and you can pick. The one that inspires you.” When Marlaena sent me the album, I listened […]

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