Today the highly anticipated documentary "The Babushkas of Chernobyl" premiered at the LA Film Festival. Directed by Holly Morris and Anne Bogart, this feature length documentary features a score by Rob that blends electronic and Ukrainian folk music as it tells the story of women who remained in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone despite the radiation danger.
"It's a testimony of love, compassion, solidarity, and proof of our ability to be self-sufficient despite our age.Directed by Holly Morris and Anne Bogart, the grandmas in this piece of art will make you reflect about life and death...they prove that humans and n...
Rob has signed on to score the upcoming feature documentary "This is Gay Propaganda", which tells the story of LGTB in Ukraine and how they are affected by the 2014 Ukrainian Revolution (pictured below, photo by Tomas Rafa) and subsequent conflict with Russia in Eastern Ukraine.
Directed by Ryerson University film professor Marusya Bociurkiw, the film will be released in late 2015.
Directed by the young Venezuelan-Canadian director Jorge Thielen Armand, the short documentary FLOR DE LA MAR is a stunning portrait of a remote island community of fishermen holding an archeological treasure under threat from a corrupt Venezualan government.
Shortly after, the film won the Jury Prize for Best Short Film at the Cine Las Americas Festival in Austin, Texas. Other festival screenings include the Sarasota Film Festival in Florida and the Green Film Festival in Seoul.
On September 24, 2014 at 7 p.m., CFC celebrated its 2013 songwriters and composers, Adaline, Robyn Dell’Unto, Matthew O’Halloran, Erica Procunier, Rob Teehan and Lodewijk Vos and Joseph Murray of Menalon during the 2014 Slaight Music Residency Showcase at TIFF Bell Lightbox.
CFC alumni, staff and supporters, including Gary Slaight, CFC Board of Directors, Donna Slaight and The Slaight Family Music Lab Songwriting Chair Marc Jordan, gathered to share in the accomplishments and talents of the 2013 residents. Slawko Klymkiw, CEO, and Kathryn Emslie, Chief Programs Officer, opened the evening with welcoming speeches.