An exclusive video interview with special guest Dream Scenario Director Kristoffer Borgli, in conversation with Zosia Mackenzie and John O'Regan, the Production Designer and Art Director of his film.
DGC Ontario Art Director Khanh Quach has been involved with many initiatives over the years to create inclusivity in the industry. Khanh shares his journey with Wider Lens: his path to film production, his efforts to move the industry in a more positive direction, and what he’s most proud of about his time on the DGC Ontario Executive Board.
For the DGC Ontario Members who consider themselves true Trekkies, working on Star Trek: Strange New Worlds was nothing short of a career milestone! We sit down with some of the Directors and Art Directors who navigated this latest instalment in the Star Trek universe as seasoned fans, using cutting-edge motion graphics and Virtual Production technology while paying homage to a nostalgic aesthetic. Read our interview with Strange New Worlds Directors Christopher Byrne and Amanda Row, Art Director Jody Clement, Motion Graphics Art Director Timothy Peel, and Executive Producer/President & CEO of Whizbang Films, Frank Siracusa.
In this month's instalment of our Member-driven interview series, DGC Ontario Production Designer John Dondertman (Orphan Black, Titans, Kim's Convenience) chats with Foundation's Supervising Art Director William Cheng. A former architect who made the jump to film and television, William's other credits include Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, The Boys, American Gods, The Shape of Water, Shazam!, and dozens of other major series and movies made in Toronto over the last two decades.
DGC Ontario 1st Assistant Art Director Kim Sison is a Toronto-based Graphic Designer and Illustrator. She specializes in designing prop and set graphics for film and television and has brought her artistic talents to such productions as The Expanse, Shadowhunters, Awake, Impulse, and the upcoming Beacon 23.
Emmy nominated Art Director Aleks Cameron on What We Do In The Shadows.
Art Director Martha Sparrow on her second Emmy win and third nomination for her work on The Handmaid's Tale.