Director X

The Filmmakers, from CBC Media Centre

New CBC talk show puts Canadian film under the spotlight

Set to debut this weekend, The Filmmakers looks at the making of 11 homegrown features, including Deepa Mehta’s Water and Sarah Polley’s Stories We Tell.

Mister Tachyon

Cameras rolling on Mister Tachyon

The eight-part project, created by Director X (aka Julien Christian Lutz), is a fiction-documentary hybrid series exploring the depths of science.

Copied from strategy - hotlinebling

Canada earns 19 noms in Cannes ad fest entertainment, film categories

The Director X-helmed Drake video Hotline Bling is among those shortlisted in the festival’s first-ever Entertainment for Music category.

Grand Unified Theory of everything

In brief: MacNaughton leaves TIFF, Grand Unified Theory gets Beijing premiere

David Ray’s Vancouver-shot film (pictured) competes for the Tiantan Prize, David MacNaughton steps down from TIFF’s board of directors, plus more news.

How to Plan an Orgy

Dead Rush to get world bow at CFF

How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town (pictured) will open the 2016 Canadian Film Festival, with Director X’s Across the Line selected as the closing night film.

POV 3rd Street

Creative Soul on breaking barriers in Canada’s screen biz

Playback caught up with Creative Soul’s Director X and Taj Critchlow following their talk at POV3rd St., which aims to get at-risk young adults involved in film and TV production.

Nicole-Munoz JPEGH

Centre Stage: Dance Camp steps into Vancouver

Director X is attached to direct the Canadian project, produced by Vicki Sotheran and Greg Malcolm of Sodona Films. (Star Nicole Munoz pictured.)