THE CREATIVE TEAM
Becky Parsons (Producer) is an award winning cinematographer (Rhonda’s Party) and fine art photographer (Kodak Achievement Award). A graduate of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, she has 18 years experience in the photographic and motion picture arts. Becky is based in the Maritimes, Canada, also working often in Toronto and London, UK. She is director of photography and/or camera operator on a number of well-known productions, recently Bruce McDonald’s latest feature film, Weirdos. She has directed a number of short films and music videos. Her vast experience in film makes her uniquely poised to make the transition to directing feature films.
Sarah Gignac (Writer/Producer) wrote and directed three short films (Curtains, Sleeping Beauty, and Borscht & Fresh Bread), which played in festivals across North America and internationally. She has participated in many writing and filmmaking programs including the PEI Screenwriters Bootcamp (twice), AFCOOP’s Film 5, and WIFT-AT’s Directed By Women. In 2016 she shadowed director Cory Bowles on the set of CBC’s Studio Black! She was Filmmaker in Residence at the Klondike Institute of Art and Culture (KIAC) in Dawson, Yukon in 2017. Currently, she is in development with her creative partner Becky Parsons and Executive Producer Terry Greenlaw on two feature films, and with Andrea Levesque on a web series. She lives and writes in Halifax, NS.