Michael Maxxis. You’ve probably heard of this Edmonton Director. If not, think of your favourite Canadian bands and chances are, he’s made their music video. With acts like Billy Talent, Hollerado, Mat Mays, and Hot Hot Heat in his portfolio, Maxxis has been dominating the Much Music airwaves for the last ten years.
Jim Durward is 100% confident that no one makes films like he does. With three features under his belt, including the 2013 AMPIA nominated drama The Beekeeper, Jim has accomplished what few filmmakers have in just a few years and he has done it all by himself. Literally.
Some times you just have to quit your day job. Frederick Kroetsch has done just that and with good reason! The co-founder of Open Sky Pictures, along with fellow producers Kurt Spenrath and Rebecca Campbell, has been hitting the pavement this year, pitching projects and seeking development funding with fantastic results.
Angela Palmer is one of our newest members of AMPIA. The actress who appeared in Mosaic Entertainment’s “Truckstop Bloodsuckers,” has fiercely reinvented herself as a writer and producer, creating her own web series “The Dookie Squad.” Here’s more about about this exciting young woman, in her own words.