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No Problem Productions

June 4, 2020

Just heard the exciting news that our producer Eva Colmers got selected to be part of the new BANFF Spark Accelerator program at the Banff World Media Festival - this year virtually and next year in person (fingers crossed). As No Problem Productions is growing and increasing its slate of projects, this is an amazing and much appreciated opportunity to learn more about the business part of telling engaging, cinematic stories.

 

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Thank you to the selection committee and the support and vision of the Banff World Media Festival, Super Channel, and the Government of Canada's Women Entrepreneurship Strategy (WES).

March 5, 2020

The NSI TotallyTelevision bootcamp in Toronto is totally awesome. And intense! Writer Gordie Lucius and producer Eva Colmers learn so much from one-to-one meetings, workshops and panels and we truly believe this will help move our sparkling LUPITA series proposal forward. We cant’ wait to share our new insights with the rest of our writing team back home - Joleen Ballendine and Joey Lucius who could not come with us.

 

Here are the selected 4 NSI teams with their assigned creative mentors. Huge thanks to the National Screen Institute - Canada (NSI) and Bell Media and the organizers Liz Janzen, Julie Die Cresce, Chris Vajcner and Joy Loewen, the brand-new, wonderful NSI Executive Director. 

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February 14, 2020

Our dark and lovely short THE SUBURBANIGHT will be screened on Sunday, March 22 at the Femmes Underground International Film Festival in Los Angeles, California!
LA friends, go check out the line up of this festival and let us know what you think about our award-winning The Suburbanight - written/co-produced by Susie Moloney and directed/ co-produced by No Problem Productions’s Eva Colmers.

The Suburbanight was funded by the Bell Fund’s BravoFact program with contributions of many actors and crew members from our Edmonton film community.

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January 7, 2020

The new year starts with a trip of director/producer Eva Colmers of No Problem Productions to Ottawa meeting GAPC Entertainment with whom we’ll enter a co-production developing an exciting new animated kids series.

                      

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December 19, 2019

We’re over the moon that the National Screen Institute accepted our series proposal LUPITA as one of 4 projects  to the prestigious NSI Totally Television program.

Gordie Lucius (key writer) and Eva Colmers (producer) will experience mentoring and the famous 1-week-bootcamp in Toronto, early next spring.

                      

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Sept 9, 2019
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LUPITA, the team is still smiling:

story editor Ian Barr, writers Gordie Lucius, Joleen Ballendine and Joey Lucius, producer Eva Colmers

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Writers’ Room

with Joleen Ballendine, Gordie Lucius and Joey Lucius

April 27, 2019

We are over the moon that the Rosie Award for Best Short film was presented to Eva Colmers (producer/director) and Susie Moloney (producer/writer) during the AMPIA Gala on April 29th. We share this award with our entire cast and crew who put so much creativity, passion and hard work into the making of The Suburbanight.

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Best Dramatic Short Production

The Suburbanight

Eva Colmers & Susie Moloney, Producers

 

Best Screenwriter (Drama Under 30 Minutes)

Susie Moloney

 

Best Cinematographer (Drama Under 30 Minutes)

David Baron

 

Best Editor (Drama Under 30 Minutes)

Sarah Taylor

 

Best Overall Sound (Drama Under 30 Minutes)

Philip Dransfeld & Johnny Blerot

 

Best Original Musical Score (Drama Under 30 Minutes)

Bill Richards

March 21, 2019

Thrilled to find out that AMPIA nominated our The Suburbanight for 6 Rosie awards. Thank you awesome cast and team and see you at AMPIA Gala Event on Aprill 27th - fingers crossed:

February 15, 2019

Exciting news for our latest shortfilm THE SUBURBANIGHT which will screen at the LA Short Scares Film Festival. Thanks cast, crew, Bell Media (BravoFACT) and everyone who helped make this dynamite short come alive.

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February 5, 2019

Animated short Sophia wins Edmonton Film Prize

So proud of animator/director Zsofia Opra Szabo who won the Edmonton Film Prize for her animated shortfilm SOPHIA produced by Eva Colmers.

No Problem Productions is thrilled to work on more media projects with this creative, hardworking artist, designer and animator.

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