Directing with Terrance Odette

Oct 23, 12:00 PM

Terrance Odette is an award-winning filmmaker. His four feature films have screened at the biggest festivals around the world. We chat about the role of festivals for film makers, the art of curating films; making great cinema in spite of budget constraints, and his newest project, a documentary on country legend Conway Twitty.

Terrance Odette is an award-winning filmmaker.  His four feature films have screened at the biggest festivals around the world.  He started his career making music TV specials and has directed over 130 music videos.  HIs latest feature, 'Fall', was nominated for 5 Canadian Screen Awards including Best Picture.  His critically acclaimed film 'Heater' just celebrated its 20th anniversary with a special screening at the 2019 AGH Film Festival.  We chat about the role of festivals for film makers, the art of curating films; making great cinema in spite of budget constraints, and his newest project, a documentary on country legend Conway Twitty.
 
I learned a lot from talking with Terrance, and can’t wait to have him back for a future episode to dig into that Conway Twitty project a little more.  You can connect with Terrance and find out what he’s working on at terranceodette.ca.

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