To connoisseurs of Canadian cinema Don McKellar is best known for his collaborations with Bruce McDonald. McKellar wrote Roadkill and Highway 61, co-wrote Dance Me Outside, and appeared in Roadkill and Highway 61. He also co-wrote (with Francois Girard) the Genie-winning Thirty-two Short Films About Glenn Gould, The Red Violin and wrote, directed and starred in his latest feature, Childstar. Don is a prodigious writer for the stage (The Drowsy Chaperone, 86, An Autopsy) and television (Twitch City). His role in Atom Egoyan's Exotica won him a Best Supporting Genie and his directorial debut, Last Night, earned him the Prix de la Jeunesse at Cannes. He has also appeared in Atom Egoyan's new feature Where The Truth Lies, Olivier Assayas' Clean, Slings & Arrows, The Tommy Douglas Story, The Event, Rub & Tug, The Art of Woo, Waydowntown, and David Cronenberg's eXistenZ, as well as Peter Wellington's Joe's So Mean To Josephine and Patricia Rozema's When Night Is Falling.

Festivals: 2005 (Year Round)

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