John Walker is one of Canada’s most well-known documentary filmmakers. His films are personal, lyrical and express a deep understanding of the human condition. He has received over 60 Canadian and international nominations and awards. In 2018, he was honoured with a Hot Docs Festival Retrospective.

John Walker Productions

John Walker Productions Ltd is a privately held documentary production company based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Focused on documentary films for theatrical and television release the company is respected and renowned for its integrity and high-quality professional productions.

With a core staff of John Walker; Writer, Director, Producer and Cinematographer, Ann Bernier; Producer and Director of Business Affairs, Angie Kokic; Accountant, and Kelsey Power; Production Co-ordinator, the company maintains a lean and flexible approach to documentary production. Its outside staff of seasoned industry professionals responds to IT, Audit, Legal, Media Relations, and Production needs on a contract basis.

In addition to documentary production, the company works as mentor and consultant to individuals and organizations.

Industry Role

  • Producer
  • Director / Filmmaker
  • Crew
  • Writer
  • Executive Producer
  • Documentary / Factual
  • Cinematographer / DOP