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Gavin Michael Booth nominated for C.C.M.A. Video Director of the Year

The Canadian Country Music Association (C.C.M.A.) announced their list of nominees last Friday, and we're thrilled that our director Gavin Michael Booth is one of them! Gavin's videos for "Born and Raised" by The Hunter Brothers and "You Get To Me" by River Town Saints, respectively, has earned him a nomination for Video Director of the Year. This year's C.C.M.A. Awards will be held at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton on September 9th 2018, and hosted by Canadian singer and icon Shania Twain. You can watch Gavin's videos for Hunter Brothers and River Town Saints by clicking the image on the right. 

June 15 2018

 

Gavin Michael Booth joins TrePalm

We are excited to welcome Gavin Michael Booth to our roster for commercial and music video representation in Canada.

Booth broke new filmmaking ground teaming up with producer Jason Blum (Paranormal Activity series, The Purge, and Oscar winning Whiplash) to create the world’s first movie broadcast live using Twitter’s Periscope App.  The film was a success with worldwide media coverage. Gavin Michael Booth's latest feature “The Scarehouse” was distributed by NBC/Universal (USA) and D Films (Canada) in 2015 with international releasing including the Philippines, UK, Australia, Germany and more.  The Scarehouse was funded in part by Telefilm Canada and the film won Best Feature at the New York City Horror Film Festival.

Booth has worked with some of the top entertainers in the music industry including Music Videos and documentary projects for Eminem’s D-12, Third Eye Blind, Our Lady Peace, Vanessa Carlton and The Afters.  These projects have aired on global television as well as appeared on best-selling DVDs and Enhanced CDs released by major labels. Gavin is currently represented as a writer and director by Daniel Ortega at Pantheon Talent and managed by Gina Rugolo in Los Angeles.

Click on the image to see Gavin's selected commercial and music video work.

June 7 2018

 

 

Jimmy Vi appears on Thousand Story Podcast

 

TrePalm director Jimmy Vi recently appeared on Thousand Story, a podcast that centers around the creative professionals and storytelling. apparent ex-dancer, and music lover who's just made the switch to a full-time freelancer. We get to learn a little bit more about Jimmy as a filmmaker, as a music lover, and an apparent ex-dancer. In this hour, hosts Naji and Luis Pontillo talk about Jimmy's career beginnings, artistic influences, the art of directing, and plenty more. Bend an ear to this conversation by clicking on the image. 

May 2 2018

 
 
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"Legacy" wins CSC Award for Best Branded Content Cinematography

We are elated to announce that our spot for Kombat Arts Training Academy received the award for Best Branded Content Cinematography at the 61st Annual CSC Awards.

We were grateful to be in the company of our fellow nominees who have shot campaigns for reputable clients such as Samsung and Manulife Financial, and we are also thankful for our incredible cast and crew who were crucial to the production of this spot for Kombat Arts.

Pictured is the award's recipient, "Legacy" director/cinematographer Matt Bendo.

Congratulations to our fellow winners and nominees! 

April 14 2018

 

Juliana Carpino joins TrePalm for music video + commercial representation

TrePalm is pleased to announce the addition of writer/director Juliana Carpino to their roster of talented Toronto filmmakers. 

From the tutelage of the New York Film Academy in Los Angeles, Juliana comes from a background in short narrative and is quickly branching to the medium of short-form art where she is constantly testing its boundaries and continually collaborating with LA-based artists.

Recently, her film "Noah's Truck" received Official Selection at the Independent Filmmakers Showcase Film Festival and was subsequently screened in the heart of Hollywood on May 12th.

We're excited to have this incredible woman on our team telling stories with a fresh perspective in the realm of commercials and music videos. Welcome aboard, Jules! 

April 5 2018

 
 

Legacy receives a CSC award nomination

We are elated to announce that our spot for Kombat Arts Training Academy has been nominated for an award in the category of Best Branded Content Cinematography by the Canadian Society of Cinematographers. Matt Bendo, who also directed the project, received a CSC award the previous year and we're keeping our fingers crossed he scoops up a second one with "Legacy". We are humbled that our project is one of many titles up for the prestigious CSC Award, and excited to be in the company of filmmakers who have worked on campaigns for Samsung, Manulife, Air Canada, Chevrolet, and television programs such as The Kennedys, Game of Thrones, Fargo, and many more to count. Big congrats to our fellow nominees! The ceremony will be held April 14th at the 61st Annual CSC Awards in downtown Toronto. 

March 13 2018

 

Blue Moon: A Different Kind of Video

Blue Moon is a contrasted tale of lust, dreams, and the magic of young love set to the hauntingly-beautiful cover by The Chromatics. Co-directed by Roman Gubin and Julian Lomaga, Blue Moon has a quality of how every frame is meant to be a photograph. Julian Lomaga, who also served as the video's director of photography, explains that Blue Moon focuses on the characters in their space and their environment as the viewer observes single recollections. You can watch the full music video here

March 1 2018

 

 

 

Jimmy Vi joins TrePalm

In February, we welcomed director Jimmy Vi to our roster. With a background in advertising and an eye for fashion, Jimmy brings a fresh perspective in the realm of film and design. Apart from having a passion for music videos and commercial, the TrePalm boys bonded with Jimmy over one thing in particular: ramen noodles. We're excited to have you on board, Jimmy!

For more of Jimmy's video work, click on the lovely left.

February 8 2018