PROSPECTOR FILMS is a Montreal-based film production company specializing in documentaries, fiction features & short films.
Producer / President
John is an award-winning producer, founder of Prospector Films and the chair of the Documentary Organization of Canada.
John has produced a dozen films over the past 10 years, including the Genie-winning documentary, Up The Yangtze, the Genie-nominated File Under Miscellaneous and the short film Sorry, Rabbi. John is also producing the feature films Blood Quantum, Rhymes for Young Ghouls, Breaking the Band, The Killing of a Family Dog and the documentaries Last Woman Standing and Colour. He is also a consulting producer on the documentaries The United States of Africa and WaveMakers.
Aisling is a filmmaker and producer based in Montreal. Aisling worked for five years at the National Film Board of Canada where she produced the hit documentary about racism in the fashion industry, The Colour of Beauty, and the short comedy, Jaded. She also has producing credits on the documentary, Baghdad Twist, The Making Music Series, The Manufacturing Consent 15 year anniversary DVD. As an independent, she produced the award-winning film, Three Mothers.
She is currently a producer on the feature films Rhymes for Young Ghouls, Breaking the Band, Stay, Girl, and Last Woman Standing, and the short comedy, Sorry, Rabbi. Aisling is also developing her own documentary, Colour.
Here’s a full list of the filmmakers we are working with.