Making the Band to open Zanzibar International Film Festival

Director Phad Mutumba and Producer Xena Bantarizah just got word that their feature comedy / drama “Making the Band” will be the opening film to the 2011 edition of the Zanzibar…

Tamara Scherbak’s “Only Sky & Water” premieres to sold out cinema

The cinema was packed, and from all accounts they loved Only Sky & Water, and especially liked how the two films (with The Pirate Tapes) worked well together. Two more…

Editing Making the Band

I’ve been editing the feature fiction “Making the Band” for Ugandan-Canadian filmmaker Phad Mutumba over the last couple of weeks, since we wrapped shooting. It’s a very tight schedule so…

Caribbean Tales and the Bermuda Triangle

I recently attended the Caribbean Tales 2011 Film Festival / Symposium in Barbados and took part in their Content Incubator, developing a television series called “Welcome to Trinidad”. It was…

Only Sky & Water

A short documentary which I shot for Tamara Scherbak in Trinidad & Tobago will be premiering at Hot Docs this May. I am particularly proud of this project because of…

“Dog Sitter” to have World Premiere at Tromodance this April

  “Dog Sitter” a short film directed by Adam Reider which I produced will play at the Tromodance film festival in New Jersey April 22-23, 2011. Congrats to Adam, who…

My Profile

Here is a link to my bio Caribbean Tales put up on their site. http://caribbeantales-events.com/?page_id=3673

Content Incubator

I am very happy to announce that I am one of 10 producers selected to take part in the Caribbean Tales Content Incubator program, starting in mid March. “More than…

Deadlines

Generally the films I make or am a part of take a long time, a great deal of pre-production, and a lot of loving and caring in post. Things don’t…

My name is Jack

I do a lot of things for work, my favourite ones being writing and directing. But I also edit, act, produce, and do camera. I occasionally cater the sets I…