Brent Carver: Home Through the Night

Brent Carver: Home Through the Night

| 6 min

This short film is an enlightening glimpse of Brent Carver, one of Canada's most acclaimed actors. In an exhilarating exhibition of his two great passions, acting and singing, Carver weaves powerful performances made up of Shakespeare and song. In Brent Carver: Home Through the Night, a deeply skilled and passionate artist crosses the threshold between the self and the character he performs.

This film was produced by the NFB in co-operation with the National Arts Centre and the Governor General's Performing Arts Awards Foundation on the occasion of the 2014 Governor General's Performing Arts Awards.

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  • recipient
    Brent Carver
  • writer
    Tim Southam
  • director
    Tim Southam
  • director of photography
    Stephen Reizes
  • editor
    Jeff Warren
  • cellist
    George Meanwell
  • production manager
    Christina Carvalho
  • production supervisor
    Mark Wilson
  • sound recordist
    Sanjay Mehta
  • music engineer
    Aaron McCourt
  • production designer
    Sean Breaugh
  • art director
    Joel Richardson
  • first assistant camera trainee
    Eva Percewicz
  • key grip
    Anthony Police
  • grip
    Dan Wallace
  • gaffer
    Rohan Lawrence
  • electric
    Geoff Pope
  • production coordinator
    Rachel Punwassie
    Andrew Martin-Smith
  • production assistant
    Mark Stevenson
  • online editor
    Andrew Mandziuk
  • assistant editor
    Orlee Buium
  • audio editor
    Aaron McCourt
  • centre administrator
    Josiah Rothenberg
  • technical coordinator
    Marcus Matyas
  • producer
    Gerry Flahive
  • executive producer
    Anita Lee