Dwayne Beaver

Dwayne 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 Brothers, Robson Arms, Alice I Think, Shadow Raiders/War Planets and APTN's Moccasin Flats.  His factual work includes Glutton for Punishment, Oprah's Million Dollar Neighbourhood, Road Hockey Rumble and Conviction Kitchen, for which he won the Best Direction Gemini Award in a reality series. Dwayne also teaches filmmaking, communication, media and cultural studies at Capilano and Royal Roads Universities.  He served as The Rogers Multicultural Teaching Fellow from 2010-2013 and became the Phil Lind Artist in Residence in 2013 at the University of British Columbia. Along with his pedagogical pursuits, Dwayne is currently focused on making social science documentaries.​​