Our Team


  • Ryan Atimoyoo
    Instructor - Indigenous Independent Digital Filmmaking

    Bio coming soon


    Dwayne BeaverDwayne Beaver
    Instructor - Indigenous Independent Digital Filmmaking

    Dwayne Beaver is a writer, director and producer working in fllm, television, digital media and animation.  His dramatic credits include The Rhino Bro ... [more]


    Greg CoyesGreg Coyes
    (Metis)
    Instructor - Indigenous Independent Digital Filmmaking

    Over the last twenty years Greg has worked as an award-winning film-maker, writer, and as a teacher. Greg has consulted and written for the Smithsonia ... [more]


    David GearyDavid Geary
    Instructor - School of Communication, School of Motion Picture Arts, Indigenous Independent Digital Filmmaking

    David Geary teaches in Capilano University's School of Motion Picture Arts, School of Communication and Indigenous Independent Digital Filmmaking prog ... [more]


    Doreen ManuelDoreen M Manuel
    (Secwepemc/Kootenai)
    Coordinator/Instructor - Indigenous Independent Digital Filmmaking

    Doreen is the sixth child of Grand Chief Dr. George Manuel and Marceline Manuel. Doreen is a graduate of the Aboriginal Film and Television Diploma Pr ... [more]


    John PenhallJohn Penhall
    DGC, BA, MA
    Instructor - Motion Picture Arts

    John has worked in the Vancouver film industry since 1985 and has been teaching film to post-secondary students since 2009.  John has worked as a  ... [more]


    james-w-150James Wallace
    CSC, MFA
    Instructor - School of Motion Picture Arts, Documentary, indigenous Independent Digital Filmmaking

    James has worked as a camera operator on numerous Hollywood blockbusters, TV series and commercials, and as a cinematographer on TV series and indep ... [more]