PROSPECTOR FILMS is a Montreal-based media company founded by John Christou. We specialize in working with auteurs to tell stories with strong points of view. Our recent releases include Jeff Barnaby’s RHYMES FOR YOUNG GHOULS, Wiebke von Carolsfeld’s THE SAVER and Juliet Lammers & Lorraine Price’s LAST WOMAN STANDING. We are currently developing and producing a diverse slate of fiction and non-fiction projects.
Producer / President
John Christou is an award wining producer and founder of Prospector Films. In 2013 the Hollywood Reporter named him one of the top 20 Canadian media executives under 35. He’s produced multiple films, including Rhymes for Young Ghouls, Up The Yangtze, The Saver, Last Woman Standing, Sound Asleep, File Under Miscellaneous, The Colony and Sorry, Rabbi. He is actively producing and developing multiple projects including Inside These Walls, I Believe in You, Temple, Blood Quantum, Ten Thousand Happiness and A Rare Earth. He is currently completing an Executive MBA and is dipping his toes into the world of VR.