The Hotlist

Updated: July 03, 2022

What’s happening in Northern Ontario Film, TV, and Digital Media.

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In Production

Warrior Strong

TV Movie

Production Company
Darius Films

Sault Ste. Marie

Prep
Start: Jun 27, 2022
End: Aug 01, 2022

Principal
Start: Aug 02, 2022
End: Aug 30, 2022

Producer(s)
Nicholas Tabarrok
Leah Jaunzems

Executive Producer
Rosalia (Rosalie) Chilelli

Director
Shane Belcourt

Production Manager (PM)
Jeremy Campbell

Production Coordinator
Debbie Wilkinson

Director of Photography (DOP)
Kris Belchevski

Office Email
warriorstrongfilm@gmail.com

Crew Needs
Script Supervisor 

 

Suze

Feature

Production Company
Wildling Pictures

North Bay

Prep
Start: Jul 06, 2022
End: Aug 02, 2022

Principal
Start: Aug 03, 2022
End: Aug 25, 2022

Producer(s)
Matt Code
Kristy Neville

Director
Linsey Stewart
Dane Clark

Beyond Black Beauty

TV Series

Production Company
Sinking Ship (Beyond) Productions Inc.

North Bay

Prep
Start: Jun 20, 2022
End: Aug 02, 2022

Principal
Start: Aug 03, 2022
End: Sep 29, 2022

Producer(s)
Leif Bristow
Agnes Bristow
Blair Powers
Carla De Jong
Pilar Golden
Matt Bishop
JJ Johnson
Patrice Theroux

Director(s)
Alicia K. Harris
Alison Reid
Mars Horodyski

Production Manager
Susan McGrath

Production Coordinator
John Petti

Director of Photography
Ray Dumas
Amy Belling

Production Office Address
621 Main Street West 2nd Floor
North Bay, Ontario. P1B 2V6

Office Email
office-beyond@sinkingship.ca

Office Phone
+1 705-995-3303

Upcoming

Armchair Traveller

Feature

Production Company
180 Sisterhood Productions 

Sault Ste. Marie

Prep
Start: Jul 11, 2022
End: Aug 27, 2022

Principal
Start: Aug 08, 2022
End: Aug 26, 2022

Director 
Rebeka Herron

Production Manager
Trish Rainone

Director of Photography (DOP)
Jonna Bouliane 

Producers
Rebeka Herron
Trish Rainone

My Old Ass

Feature

Production Company
Scythia Films, Lucky Chap

Parry Sound

Prep
Start: Jul 18, 2022
End: Aug 12, 2022

Principal
Start: Aug 15, 2022
End: Sep 21, 2022

Producer(s)
Daniel Bekerman
Tom Ackerley

Director
Megan Park

Line Producer
Daniel Bekerman

Production Manager (PM)
Lori Fischburg

Production Coordinator
Madison Helpert

Director of Photography (DOP)
K2

Letterkenny

TV Series

Production Company
Get'Er Done Productions 7 Inc.

Sudbury

Prep
Start: Aug 08, 2022
End: Sep 02, 2022

Principal
Start: Sep 06, 2022
End: Sep 29, 2022

Heads You Lose

Feature

Production Office Address
1220 Dundas St East
Toronto, Ontario. M4M 1S3

Sudbury

Prep
Start: Aug 15, 2022
End: Sep 09, 2022

Principal
Start: Sep 12, 2022
End: Oct 07, 2022

Producer(s)
Jonathan Bronfman
Andrew Bronfman
Ryan Reaney
Doug Murray
Kyle Leydier

Executive Producer(s)
William G. Santor
Andrew Chang-Sang
John Hills
Fiona Grant Leydier

Director
Kyle Leydier

Office Email
andrew.bronfman@gmail.com

Office Phone
416.807.6691

Zombie Town

Feature

Production Company
ZT Productions Inc.

Sudbury

Prep
Start: Jul 20, 2022
End: Aug 12, 2022

Principal
Start: Aug 17, 2022
End: Sep 14, 2022

Producer(s)
John Gillespie, Micheline Blais

Executive Producer(s)
John Gillespie, Robert Wertheimer, Paco Alvarez, Mark Holdom

Director
Peter Lepeniotis

Line Producer
Robert Wertheimer

Production Manager (PM)
Lorraine Ward

Production Coordinator
Seana O'Neill

Director of Photography (DOP)
Rudolf Blahacek

Production Office Address
828 Beatrice Crescent
Sudbury, ON. P3A 3E5

Office Email
zombietownmovie@gmail.com

Contact Made: the Unknown Intelligence Communication Project

TV Series

Production Company
Bad Beagle Shock-u-mentaries

Sudbury

Prep
Start: Oct 03, 2022
End: Oct 17, 2022

Principal
Start: Oct 17, 2022
End: Nov 07, 2022

Producer(s)
Steven J Hazen

Executive Producer(s)
TBA

Production Office Address
175 Baker Drive
Nairn Centre, ON. P0M2L0

Office Email
stevenjhazen@unknownintelligencecommunicationproject.com

Office Phone
7052800999

Potential & Rumours

Project Telephone

Feature

The Bends

Feature
North Bay
Winter 2022

Tenaya

Feature

Wrapped Productions Inc.
 

Thunder Bay

Prep
Start: Sep 01, 2022
End: Sep 23, 2022

Principal
Start: Oct 01, 2022
End: Nov 16, 2022

Producer(s)
Laura Friedmann
Kyle Schmalenberg

Executive Producer(s)
Mary Darling
Clark Donnelly

Director
Kyle Schmalenberg

Victoria Anderson-Gardner

Line Producer
Kelly Saxberg

Production Manager (PM)
TBD

Production Coordinator
TBD

Director of Photography (DOP)
Jon Elliot

Production Office Address
509-99 Davisville Avenue
Toronto, ON. M4S0A8


Office Email
kyle@wrappedproductionsinc.com

Office Phone
6133297579

Joey & Jolene

Feature

Production Office Address
78 Dovercourt Rd
Toronto, ON. m6j3c3


Prep
Start: Apr 14, 2023
End: May 13, 2023

Principal
Start: May 14, 2023
End: Jun 14, 2023

Producer(s)
Nida Marji
Cece King

Director
Cece King

Line Producer
Nida Marji

Director of Photography (DOP)
TBD

Wrapped

In A Violent Nature

Feature

Zygote Pictures Inc.

Sault Ste. Marie

Prep
Start: May 03, 2022
End: May 10, 2022

Principal
Start: May 11, 2022
End: May 31, 2022

Producer(s)
Peter Kuplowsky
Shannon Hanmer

Director
Chris Nash

Line Producer
Michael James Regan

Director of Photography (DOP)
Pierce Derks

Office Email
inaviolentnature@gmail.com

Office Phone
647-227-2728

Cafe Daughter

Feature

Circle Blue Entertainment

Sudbury

Prep
Start: Mar 14, 2022
End: Apr 04, 2022

Principal
Start: Apr 10, 2022
End: May 07, 2022

Producer(s)
Amos Adetuyi
Floyd Kane
Shelley Niro

Director
Shelley Niro

Line Producer
Mark Sirju

Production Coordinator
Lucia Haliburton

Director of Photography (DOP)
Dave Lam

Production Office Address
Sudbury

Office Email
CDprodoffice@gmail.com

Braided Together

Short Film

Wrapped Productions Inc.

Thunder Bay

Prep
Start: May 17, 2022
End: May 19, 2022

Principal
Start: May 20, 2022
End: May 23, 2022

Producer(s)
Laura Friedmann
Ipek Ertan

Executive Producer(s)
Kyle Schmalenberg

Director
Kyle Schmalenberg
Victoria Anderson-Gardner

Line Producer
Niki de Leon

Production Manager (PM)
Jordan Wanakamik

Production Coordinator
Laura Friedmann

Director of Photography (DOP)
Morningstar Derosier

Production Office Address
509-99 Davisville Avenue
Toronto, ON. M4S0A8

Office Email
kyle@wrappedproductionsinc.com

Office Phone
6133297579

The Christmas Farm

TV Movie
North Bay
Spring 2022

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