2014 Canadian Screen Awards Nominees

Jan.14 / 2014
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OIART is again proud to count numerous graduates among the nominees for the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards (formerly Gemini Awards), which were announced yesterday. Please visit the official website to view all of the awards/nominees, and the full list of credits for each nominated project.

Here are our alumni nominees in the Sound categories:

FILM: ACHIEVEMENT IN OVERALL SOUND

  • The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones / Dave Drage ('00), Matt McKenzie ('94)

TELEVISION: BEST SOUND IN AN INFORMATION/DOCUMENTARY OR LIFESTYLE PROGRAM OR SERIES

  • Don’t Drive Here... - Delhi, Discovery Channel Canada (Bell Media) / Toban Mills ('99)

  • Mayday - Focused on Failure, Discovery Channel Canada (Bell Media) / Brian Eimer ('89)

TELEVISION: BEST SOUND IN A DRAMATIC PROGRAM OR SERIES

  • The Borgias - The Face of Death, Bravo! (Bell Media)

  • World Without End - King, Showcase (Shaw Media)

Brennan Mercer ('11), Corey Biluk ('11) are on the nominated Tattersall Sound and Picture audio team for both of these nominees (uncredited)


There were also numerous graduates on the sound teams of programs nominated in other categories. Here's a selected list:

FILM: BEST MOTION PICTURE / MEILLEUR FILM

  • Empire of Dirt – Jennifer Podemski / Marla Kishimoto ('09), Audio Editor

TELEVISION: BEST REALITY / COMPETITION PROGRAM OR SERIES

  • Top Chef Canada, Food Network Canada (Shaw Media) / Audio team includes graduates: Mark Krupka ('86), John Diemer ('10), Ben Doner ('09), Rob Muir ('10) (Industry Group)

TELEVISION: BEST CHILDREN'S OR YOUTH FICTION PROGRAM OR SERIES

  • Degrassi, MuchMusic (Bell Media) / Danielle McBride ('96), Supervising Sound Editor, Dialog Editor

TELEVISION: BEST LIVE SPORTS EVENT

  • HNIC: Playoffs Round 1 - Leafs/Bruins, CBC (CBC) / Michael Hayes ('05), Audio Assistant 

TELEVISION: BEST REALITY / COMPETITION PROGRAM OR SERIES

  • Canada’s Handyman Challenge, HGTV Canada (Shaw Media) / Marla Kishimoto ('09), Audio Editor

TELEVISION: BEST MUSIC PROGRAM OR SERIES

  • 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards, MuchMusic (Bell Media) / Jon Bartel ('05) - Bell Media, Audio Mixer

TELEVISION: BEST FACTUAL PROGRAM OR SERIES

  • Don't Drive Here…Dehli, Discovery Channel Canada (Bell Media) / Toban Mills ('99), Audio

TELEVISION: BEST INTERNATIONAL DRAMA

  • Vikings, History Channel Canada (Shaw Media), Take 5 Productions, Octagon Films
    Brennan Mercer ('11), Corey Biluk ('11) - Audio Team for Tattersall Sound and Picture


In addition, a couple members of our visiting Specialized Faculty were nominated as well:

TELEVISION: BEST SOUND IN AN INFORMATION/DOCUMENTARY OR LIFESTYLE PROGRAM OR SERIES

  • Alien Mysteries - Rendlesham Forest, Discovery Channel Canada / Michael Nunan, Bell Media

TELEVISION: BEST SOUND IN A COMEDY, VARIETY, PERFORMING ARTS OR ANIMATED PROGRAM OR SERIES

  • The JUNO Awards 2013, CTV (Bell Media) / Doug McClement, Live Wire Remote Recorders