COMPLETED FILMS

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PORTRAITS FROM A FIRE
Feature Film

An Indigenous teenage boy fights through distorting realities as a family secret unravels.

DIRECTOR | Trevor Mack

PRODUCERS | Kate Kroll, Rylan Friday

DOP | Kaayla Whachell

GENRE | Drama

LENGTH | 92 mins

FUTURE FUTURES
Digital Series

As we approach a technological singularity that threatens to replace flesh and blood beings with digital versions of themselves, the question must be asked: Can we lose embodied experience and still think of ourselves as human? Future Futures explores this idea through the nexus of (digital) cinema and the physically rigorous choreography of Company 605.

DIRECTOR | Brian J Johnson

PRODUCERS | Kate Kroll, Josh Martin 

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER | Trish Dolman

BROADCASTER | CBC Gem

GENRE | Sci-Fi

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SHIN-CHI'S CANOE
Short Film

Through his father's gift of a secret and tiny hand carved cedar canoe, a child discovers the strength and resilience to endure his first year at an Indian Residential School.

DIRECTOR | Allan Hopkins

PRODUCER | Kate Kroll

GENRE | Drama, History

LENGTH | 15 mins

RANGWANG
Short Film

An experimental documentary about Tibetan refugees as they discuss Tibetan self immolation, their feelings about it, and what would drive someone to commit such an extreme act. Audio footage is edited with studio-shot dramatic footage.

DIRECTOR | Kate Kroll

PRODUCERS | Kate Kroll, Victoria Angell

LENGTH | 7 mins

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HAPPILY EVER EVIL
Short Film

Seen from the perspective of evil fairy tail villainesses as they rule Kingdoms in a world where lazy Princesses have it a little too easy and Prince Charming isn’t so charming.

DIRECTOR | Kate Kroll

PRODUCER | Kate Kroll

GENRE | Comedy

LENGTH | 10 mins

NO FUN CITY
Documentary

A punk rock journey through Vancouver's underground music scene exploring its ongoing struggle to stay alive in a city that is hell-bent on shutting down all the fun.

DIRECTORS | Kate Kroll, Melissa James

PRODUCERS | Kate Kroll, Melissa James

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER | Lynn Booth

LENGTH | 85 mins

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RETRIBUTION
Music Video

MUSICIAN | Tanya Tagaq

DIRECTOR | Brian J Johnson

PRODUCER | Kate Kroll

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER | Trish Dolman

LENGTH | 8 mins

PIRATE JENNY AND THE STORM
Music Video

MUSICIAN | Christa Couture

DIRECTOR | Kate Kroll

PRODUCERS | Kate Kroll, Christa Couture

LENGTH | 4 mins

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BETWEEN YOU AND ME
Music Video

MUSICIAN | Jody Glenham

DIRECTOR | Kate Kroll

PRODUCERS | Kate Kroll, Jody Glanham

LENGTH | 4 mins

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PATH OF PILGRIMS
Feature Documentary

In the one-hour documentary Path of Pilgrims, filmmakers Kate Kroll and Marilyn Thomas follow suit as waves of people make their way to Nepal for the annual observance of Saga Dawa, the Tibetan Buddhist celebration of Buddha’s life, enlightenment and parinirvana (death). It’s a colourful and insightful look into a month that inspires both reflection and contemplation, and into one of the fastest growing religions in the world.

DIRECTOR | Kate Kroll

PRODUCERS | Kate Kroll, Marilyn Thomas

LENGTH | 87 mins

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SHI-SHI-ETKO
Short Film

Four days before having to leave her family and home for residential school, Shi-Shi-Etko learns how important it is to hold on to her memories.

DIRECTOR | Kate Kroll

PRODUCERS | Kate Kroll, Marilyn Thomas

LENGTH | 87 mins

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TAKE ME HOME | MAELLE RICKER
Short Documentary

For an Olympic gold medalist who lives life on the road, coming home provides the opportunity to shift gears and take a step back.

DIRECTOR | Kate Kroll

PRODUCER | Knowledge Network

DOP | Louvens Remy

LENGTH | 2 mins

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TAKE ME HOME | JILL BARBER
Short Documentary

More than a place that has been given to you or built by you, home can be a place you create for someone else.

DIRECTOR | Kate Kroll

PRODUCER | Knowledge Network

DOP | Toby Gorman

LENGTH | 2 mins