The Boys S3 dropped earlier this month, and with each new episode wilder than the last, the online buzz hasn't stopped. In the first instalment of our AD x AD series, DGC Ontario Membership Chair and fellow 1st AD Jason Washington sits down with The Boys' longtime 1st AD Jack Boem to chat about his career, working on massive, action-heavy projects, what makes a great Assistant Director, and more.
DGC Ontario Production Slash/Back recently premiered at South By Southwest to rave reviews. Directed by Director Member Nyla Innuksuk and set and shot on location in Nunavut, Slash/Back is the story of Maika (Tasiana Shirley) and her ragtag friends, who discover an alien invasion in their tiny arctic town of Pangnirtung. Utilizing their makeshift weapons and horror movie knowledge, it's up to them to save the day - the aliens are about to realize you don't mess with girls from Pang.
DGC Ontario Production Station Eleven, based on the novel by Canadian writer Emily St. John Mandel, has received critical acclaim for its moving sense of hopefulness and humanity in the face of a devastating disease, as we follow survivors attempting to rebuild and reimagine the world anew while holding on to the best of what's been lost.