Patrick Lanctot

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Patrick is a Loyalist College, TV Production grad. He started his career working as a freelance film editor and post production supervisor, specializing in Avid Media Composer Edit systems for major motion pictures such as American Psycho and Serendipity. After years of consulting and managing post-production facilities he accepted a full time position with CBC as a senior video editor. In 2008 he left Toronto to live in Cape Breton and took a short break from film and tv to pursue other interests and business opportunities. Today, Patrick is a fully insured and certified drone pilot and is the owner of Spectra71 Films since its incorporation in 2015.

Spectra71 is a full-service production and post-production company. Although a fairly new company in Cape Breton, our team has over 20 years of professional experience with networks and film companies. Our home base is located in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia but we travel and work all over Canada for various clients as well as our own independent films that we produce.

Spectra71 also does Aerial UAV work for all of Canada.

Industry Role

  • Producer
  • Crew
  • Post-Production
  • Cinematographer / DOP
  • Camera Operator
  • Editor