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Evan Bourque is a writer and director based in Vancouver, Canada. His work often explores dialogue driven humour featuring quirky characters who remain grounded in reality. He’s had multiple premieres on Booooooom, been shortlisted at the Shiny Awards, and featured by the Young Directors Awards.
His latest music video ‘Fortaleza’ was the recipient of the MVP Project grant (a joint RBCxMusic & Prism Prize initiative) and was awarded Best Dance Music Video at the International Music Video Awards. The lead actor in the music video also took home the award for Best Performance at the Austin Music Video Festival.
In short form narrative his work has screened at the Venice Shorts Festival, Leeds Festival, Vancouver Independent Film Festival, and in 2021 his short film ‘Mean Hakeem’ was awarded Best Alberta Short at Calgary International Film Festival and Best Canadian Narrative Short at Tiff of CIFT.
Young Director Award - Hammr Time - Shortlist x3