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Spotlight the stories that matter

Where content creators, fans and investors bring great stories to life. BlockFilm is an exciting new way of supporting, financing and engaging with stories that matter.


TEAM

Suzette Couture

Suzette Couture
Chair of the Board, Co-CEO and Chief Creative Officer

Suzette Couture is an award-winning screenwriter and creative producer.

Pauline

Pauline Couture
Co-CEO, Director

Pauline Couture is a veteran media industry advisor and executive with extensive global networks.

Shaun Illingworth

Shaun Illingworth
Director, Product Management Officer

Shaun Illingworth has led business development, strategy and design in many startups.

Rose-Marie Couture

Rose-Marie Couture
Head of Business Development

Rose-Marie Couture is an expert in multilingual festival, media and coproduction financing.

Stephen Moreira-Jones

Stephen Moreira-Jones
Vice President of Operations

Stephen Moreira-Jones is an IT expert with extensive experience managing and delivering international IT projects.

Wendy Bernfeld

Wendy Bernfeld
Advisor, International/Digital

Wendy Bernfeld is Founder and Managing Director of Rights Stuff BV.

Damon D. Oliveira

Damon D’Oliveira
Producer, Co-Founder

Damon D’Oliveira is a leading producer of content championing diversity, equity and inclusion.

Mary Young Leckie

Mary Young Leckie
Producer, Co-Founder

Mary Young Leckie produces award-winning film, television and musical theatre.

Charlotte Mickie

Charlotte Mickie
International Sales, Co-Founder

Charlotte Mickie has a strong track record of championing new talent and voices.

Pierre Sarrazin

Pierre Sarrazin
Producer, Co-Founder

Pierre Sarrazin is an award-winning producer of film and television.

Advisors

Jennifer Podemski

Jennifer Podemski
Actor, Writer, Producer, Director

Jennifer Podemski is an Anishinaabe (First Nation) / Ashkenazi (Jewish) director, writer, producer, actor.

Vivian Lin

Vivian Lin
Writer, Producer

Vivian Lin is an award winning writer and producer living in Toronto.

Ruba Nadda

Ruba Nadda
Writer, Director, Producer

Ruba Nadda is an internationally and critically acclaimed writer, director and producer.

David Zitzerman

David Zitzerman
Entertainment lawyer

David Zitzerman is a partner and heads the Entertainment Law Group at Goodmans, practising entertainment law for over 25 years.

Ina Fichman

Ina Fichman
Producer

Ina Fichman’s INTUITIVE PICTURES produces internationally acclaimed film, TV and interactive work.

Shant Joshi

Shant Joshi
Producer

Shant Joshi is a queer Indo-Canadian producer. His company, Fae Pictures, produces stories rooted in the perspectives of “the Other”.

Daniel Roher

Daniel Roher
Director

Daniel Roher is an ambitious and fearless filmmaker, visual artist and photographer.

Jane Tattersall

Jane Tattersall
Post-Production Executive

Jane Tattersall’s excellence in sound editing has earned more than 100 nominations and awards.

Moze Mossanen

Moze Mossanen
Director

Moze Mossanen is an independent film and television director, writer and producer based in Toronto.

Martin Katz

Martin Katz
Producer

Martin Katz is Founder and President of Prospero Pictures.

Robin Cass

Robin Cass
Producer

Robin Cass is known for his award-winning work in feature film, documentary and series.

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