Eyes in the Forest: The Portraiture of Jim Lawrence - DVD now available!

Eyes in the Forest: The Portraiture of Jim Lawrence – DVD now available!

DVD is now available for purchase online for $15 – price includes shipping and handling  (Click here to purchase DVD) Eyes in the Forest: The Portraiture of Jim Lawrence – 12:36 minutes, HDV, Colour, Stereo Synopsis: Follow experimental filmmaker Miriam Needoba in this rare view of British Columbia’s remote Selkirk Mountains...
Requiem for a Glacier - Art installation

Requiem for a Glacier – Art installation

Small Town Films was involved in the production, shooting and editing of the video elements for the Requiem for a Glacier audio/video installation now on exhibition at Oxygen Art Centre in Nelson, B.C. Requiem for a Glacier – Paul Walde Exhibition: January 4 – February 8, 2014 Gallery hour: Wednesday...
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Eyes in the Forest: The Portraiture of Jim Lawrence - Short Documentary

Eyes in the Forest: The Portraiture of Jim Lawrence – Short Documentary

Eyes in the Forest: The Portraiture of Jim Lawrence – 12:36 minutes, HDV, Colour, Stereo DVD is now available for purchase online for $15 (includes shipping and handling) Synopsis: Follow experimental filmmaker Miriam Needoba in this rare view of British Columbia’s remote Selkirk Mountains as seen through the eyes of wildlife photographer Jim Lawrence. Interweaving...
Nelson Cares - Room to Live campaign

Nelson Cares – Room to Live campaign

Small Town Films produced the video to accompany the Nelson CARES Room to Live campaign.  To see the video please visit the Nelson CARES website here: http://nelsoncares.ca/room-live/ Safe, stable, affordable HOUSING at Ward Street Place The Issue Nelson CARES operates Ward Street Place on behalf of the community. It is a unique commercial/residential social enterprise that houses...
Judith Plant of New Society Publishers

Judith Plant of New Society Publishers

Small Town Films documented this lecture and produced this web video for Deconstructing Dinner. On October 8, 2014, Deconstructing Dinner welcomed British Columbia publishing pioneer, Judith Plant – the co-founder and publisher of New Society Publishers (NSP). The event was called Gathering the Threads of Social Change – The Story of New Society Publishers. Chances...
Deconstructing Dinner – A Mini Series on Food‬

Deconstructing Dinner – A Mini Series on Food‬

Small Town Films shot 2nd Unit Photography for the wheat and the one on garlic episodes and webisodes, see them all on http://deconstructingdinner.ichannel.ca/ Deconstructing Dinner: Bringing Home the Bread
 (24min, Canada, 2013) Worldwide theatrical premiere (and sneak peek!) of Bringing Home the Bread – one of six episodes for the forthcoming series set to air...
Artist’s DVD featured by popular PBS instructor

Artist’s DVD featured by popular PBS instructor

Castlegar artist Mirja Vahala specializes in teaching painting to true beginners. After a flood of requests from her students, the internationally-acclaimed artist and instructor, who was once the artist-in-residence for Holland America Cruises, decided to create an instructional DVD. The end result, entitled “Acrylics for True Beginners” was directed and edited by Miriam Needoba of...
Requiem for a Glacier - Indiegogo Campaign

Requiem for a Glacier – Indiegogo Campaign

Small Town Films is working with artist Paul Walde and curator Kiara Lynch to produce video for Walde’s new work of art, Requiem for a Glacier.  We have just launched this indiegogo campaign to help raise funds to pull off this amazing project! http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/requiem-for-a-glacier WHO WE ARE: Artist PAUL WALDE and art curator KIARA LYNCH...
Nelson Premiere - Eyes in the Forest: The Portraiture of Jim Lawrence

Nelson Premiere – Eyes in the Forest: The Portraiture of Jim Lawrence

Local film debuts at Civic Theatre A Kootenay-made short film, which has screened at over fifteen festivals in Canada and internationally over the past year, will make its long-awaited Nelson debut next week. Eyes In The Forest: The Portraiture of Jim Lawrence offers a rare and stunning look into the world of well-known Kootenay wildlife...
Gleamer in 4 D

Gleamer in 4 D

Small Town films produced this video of Thomas Loh’s amazing performance with Megan Dickie‘s sculpture “The Gleamer“, at the opening of Klang & Squeal on Sept.21 at Touchstones Nelson. Thanks to Katherine Pettit for her work shooting as well.
Ancient Incomappleux Valley under threat from Independent Power Project application

Ancient Incomappleux Valley under threat from Independent Power Project application

October 15th is the last the day the public can comment on whether a proposed Independent Power Project should get an ‘Investigative License” for development in the ancient Incomappleux rain forest located in the Selkirk Mountains of British Columbia. According to Craig Pettitt from Valhalla Wilderness Society, scientists have “…identified 283 species of lichens in this forest. 3...
‪Confined Space - Book Trailer‬

‪Confined Space – Book Trailer‬

Small Town Films produced the book trailer for Deryn Collier’s debut novel Confined Space, released June 2012 by Simon and Schuster. Collier’s novel “… is a taut mystery full of suspense. Confined Space was shortlisted for the Arthur Ellis Award for best unpublished first crime novel by the Crime Writers of Canada.” The novel is...
Deconstructing Dinner - A mini series on food - Kickstarter campaign

Deconstructing Dinner – A mini series on food – Kickstarter campaign

Small Town Films was thrilled to be able to lend a hand to shoot the intro for the Kickstarter campaign for Jon Steinman and Declan O’Driscoll’s project, Deconstructing Dinner: Reconstructing Our Food System. Steinman’s syndicated radio show Deconstructing Dinner was produced right here in Nelson, B.C. at Kootenay Co-op Radio. It was here that Steinman...
‪Defensora - Documentary Film Indiegogo Campaign‬

‪Defensora – Documentary Film Indiegogo Campaign‬

Small Town Films edited the trailer for the Indiegogo campaign for Kootenay director and human rights advocate Rachel Schmidt’s latest film Defensora. This film documents the Mayan Q’eqchi people’s struggle to reclaim their ancestral lands, and find justice for the murder, shootings and rapes that have occurred in their communities. The film investigates why they...