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Jack W.

Toronto, ON, Canada

$850 - $2500 / Day

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Top Services

  • Documentary DP

  • Commercial DP

  • Non-Fiction Film Director



  • 4K video camera
  • Multiple cameras
  • Drone


  • Shotgun mic
  • Wireless lavalier mic


  • Lighting kit
  • Stabilizer
  • Dolly

About Jack

Jack is an award-winning cinematographer and emerging director living in Toronto. His images have screened at major film festivals including TIFF, Sundance, Hot Docs, SXSW, and Big Sky. His credits as cinematographer include 'When Two Worlds Collide' (Best Debut Feature, Sundance 2016); 'Take a Walk on the Wild Side' (2018, Canadian Screen Award for Best Short Documentary); and 'Prince’s Tale' (Hot Docs Best Canadian Short, Audience Favorite Award 2018). Jack is passionate about unique approaches to storytelling and unconventional characters that connect with the natural world. He has a BFA in Film Production from York University (2015). The short documentary 'Nuisance Bear' is his directorial debut.

Top Projects

  • Nuisance Bear

    • Documentary DP
    • Non-Fiction Film Director

    Churchill, Manitoba, is famous as an international destination for photographing polar bears. We’ve seen the majestic images and classic wildlife TV programs - but what does the bear see of us? Filmmakers Jack Weisman and Gabriela Osio Vanden’s Nuisance Bear shifts the perspective, to reveal the obstacle course of tourists and conservation officers these bears must now navigate.

  • ARUP: Committed to the Long Run

    • Commercial DP

    Juan Leon, a Para-athlete who lost his legs in an accident and tried to get his life back on track by swimming, which brought him to compete in the Parapan American Games. This is a story about fighting back from adversity with inspiration of a coach, who helped him realise his potential, but also giving back to his community.

  • Prince's Tale

    • Documentary DP

    After losing his arms in a fire, a determined actor returns to the stage

  • Shopify: All the Ones in a Million

    • Commercial DP

    Today we celebrate you: the one million Shopify businesses who dared to put something new into the world, because you believed in the power of more voices and more choices. Today we celebrate you. All the ones in a million.

  • Lido Pimienta - Miss Colombia: The Road Home

    • Documentary DP

    Miss Colombia: The Road Home combines a quinceañera party-themed live performance with documentary footage (shot while Lido recorded her album in Colombia in 2018 and 2019). The result is a portrait of pride, creativity, and hope.

All Services


  • Fixer

Production Support

  • Non-Fiction Film Director
  • Commercial DP
  • Corporate Videographer
  • Documentary DP

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