CRAFT AWARD 2001

Sponsored by Vickers & Benson Arnold Advertising ltd., the Kari Award is presented to the best actor or actress in a commercial. The award was establised in 1981 in honour of Kari Hannikainen, an actor who was tragically killed in a car accident after appearing in an acclaimed Heinz commercial.

The Kari Award winner for 2001 is Jeff Douglas for his performance in "The Rant", a television commercial for Molson Canadian.

Art Direction / Cinematography / Colourist / Compositing / Direction / Editing / Music / Production Design
Title "Dilemma/Discovery/Big Finish"
Length 4:30
Product/Service Eatons
Advertiser Eatons
Agency Ammirati Puris
Creative Director Doug Robinson
Art Director Doug Robinson
Writer Tom Goude
Agency Producer Pat White
Account Directors Susan Gillmeister/Cheryl Grishkewich
Production House Partners Film Company
Producer Merrie Wasson
Production Designer Randel Peacock
Director Floria Sigismondi
Cinematographer Chris Soos
Editor Michelle Czukar
Video Post Facility Topx, D.A.V.E.
Music Composer Mark Hukezalie/Chris Tait
Music Director Chris Tait
Sound Design Pirate Television & Radio
Sound Effects Topix
Colourist Bill Fewerda
Casting Stephanie Gorin Inc.
Compositor Susan Armstrong
Performers Bill Lynn (Harry)/Naomi Emmerson (Gracie)/Dmitry Chepovetsky (Arch)
Choreographer Michael Rooney
Make up & Hair Pamela Neil
Wardrobe Carole Beadle
Dialogue Coach Martin Doyle


Art Direction / Casting
Title "Bud Light Campain"
Length 3 X 30
Product/Service Bud Light Beer
Advertiser Labatt Breweries of Canada
Agency Palmer Jarvis DDB, Downtown
Creative Directors David Chiavegato/Rick Pryce-Jones/Dan Pawych
Art Director Rick Pryce-Jones
Writer David Chiavegato
Agency Producer Johnny Chambers
Account Supervisors Jeff Plowman/Tim Binkley
Production House Radke Films
Producers Geoff Cornish/Jeff Elliot (ASST)
Directors Tom Kuntz/Mike Maguire
Cinematographer Jo Molitoris
Editors David Hicks/Sabena Kapil (ASST)
Music Pirate Radio & Television
Sound Design Tom Eymundson
Special Effects Venom
Animation AXYZ- Irene Payne, Producer
Casting Hollywood Casting, FLA/Powerhouse Casting, Toronto
Performer John Evans (Spokesperson)


Art Direction / Editing / Performance / Writing
Title "The Rant"
Length 60
Product/Service Molson Canadian
Advertiser Molson Breweries
Agency Bensimon Byrne D'Arcy
Creative Director Glen Hunt
Art Directors Ian Barry/Brad Wood/Cheryl Kaplan/Colin Brown
Writer Glen Hunt
Agency Producer Lori Estabrooks
Account Supervisor Marla Reinstein
Production House Mad Films Inc.
Producer Tara Handley
Director Kevin Donovan
Cinematographer Pual Goldsmith
Editor David Hicks
Video Post Facility Panic & Bob
Audio Post Facility D.A.V.E.
Music/Sound The Einstein Brothers
Casting Craig Alexander
Performer Jeff Douglas


Casting
Title "Bridesmaids"
Length 30
Product/Service Lady Speed Stick
Advertiser Colgate-Palmolive
Agency Young & Rubicam
Creative Directors John Farquhar/David Adams
Art Director Chris Ward
Writer Heather Chambers
Agency Producers Chelsea Lee/Christing Stephens
Account Supervisor Gillian Todd-Messenger
Production House Radke Films
Producer Amanda Field
Director Mike Bigelow
Cinematographer Glen Keenan
Editors Mark Hajek/Frank Russo
Video Post Facility Stealing Time Editing
Audio Post Facility The Einstein Brothers
Music/Sound The Einstein Brothers
Sound Design Rocco Gagliese
Animation Crush Inc.
Casting Powerhouse
Composition Crush Inc.
Performers Audrey Lupke/Jennifer Baxter/Erin Hickock
Account Directors Joy Birch/David Postill
Account Executive David Moss
Associate Account Executive


Seka Kokeza


Casting / Direction / Performance
Title "Kiss"
Length 30
Product/Service Hallmark Cards
Advertiser Hallmark Canada
Agency Leo Burnett Co. Ltd valign="top".
Creative Director Judy John
Art Director Kerry Reynolds
Writer Patrick Doyle
Agency Producer Nancy Enderby
Account Supervisor Marcia Thompson
Production House New New Films
Producer Danielle Lyons
Director Annabel Jankel
Cinematographer Ton Fortunato
Editor David Baxter, Panic & Bob
Music Rosnick MacKinnon


Cinematography / Direction / Editing / Performance
Title "Ruth"
Length 30
Product/Service Lubriderm
Advertiser Warner Lambert Consumer Healthcare, division of Pfizer Canada Inc.
Agency J. Walter Thompson
Creative Director Rick Kemp
Art Director Sandi Gidluck
Writer Stephanie Weiner
Agency Producer Heather Moshoian
Account Supervisor Karen Devine
Production House Angel Silms
Producer Nadina Gray
Director Tony Kaye
Cinematographer Tony Kaye
Editor Barry McMann, Third Floor Editing
Video Post Facility Toybox
Audio Post Facility D.A.V.E.
Music Rival Music


Direction / Sound Design
Title "Puppy"
Length 30
Product/Service Nabob Coffee
Advertiser Kraft Canada
Agency J. Walter Thompson
Creative Director Rick Kemp
Art Director Fred Roberts
Writer Chris McGroatry
Agency Producer Heather Moshoian
Account Supervisor Mark Hansen
Production House Radke Films
Producer David MacDonald
Director Eddy Chu
Cinematographer Gabor Tarko
Editor Chris Van Dyke, Relish Editing
Video Post Facility Relish Editing
Audio Post Facility Rival Music
Music Rival Music
Sound Design Deschamps Studios
Casting Powerhouse Studios
Performers Melissa Pollard, Christian Bellsmith


Music / Sound Design
Title "Aquatic/Sling"
Length 30
Product/Service Ronald McDonald Children's Charities/McHappy Day 2000
Advertiser Ronal McDonald Children's Charities/McDonald's Restaurants
Agency Palmer Jarvis DDB, Vancouver
Creative Director Trevor McConnell
Art Director Dean Lee
Writers Marc Stoiber/Randy Stein
Agency Producer Leslie Collie
Account Supervisors Dave Leonard/Karen Martin
Production House Avion Films
Producer Carolyn Gayler
Director Spencer Leigh
Cinematographers Peter Hartman
Editor JMB Post/Don MacDonell
Video Post Facility JMB Post
Music/Sound Wave Productions


Performance
Title "The Spaz"
Length 60
Product/Service Cable provider
Advertiser Shaw Cablesystems
Agency Byrant, Fulton & Shee Advertising Inc.
Creative Directors Lisa Francilia/Dan Scherk
Art Director Darren Bennett
Writer Pam Fraser
Agency Producer Valerie McTavish
Account Supervisor Sara Lamb
Production House Radke Films
Producer Karen Rohrbacher
Director Chris Hooper
Cinematographer Karl Hahn
Editor Melanie Snagg
Video Post Facility Coast Mountain Post
Audio Post Facility Griffiths, Gibson & Ramsay Productions
Music Peter Clarke, Griffiths, Gibson & Ramsay Productions
Sound Griffiths, Gibson & Ramsay Productions
Colourist Ernie Moser, Rainmaker Digital Pictures Group
Performers Brad Dryborough (the Spaz)/Gus Lynch (the Bully)


Sound Design
Title "Turnstile"
Length 30
Product/Service Amusement park
Advertiser Playland
Agency Rethink
Creative Directors Ian Grais/Chris Staples
Art Director Ian Grais
Writer Rob Tarry
Account Supervisor Christina Tan
Production House See Who Productions
Producer Carmen Bonnici
Director Gavin Wilding
Editor Gavin Wilding
Video Post Facilites Wave Audio Productions
Music Wayne Kozak Audio
Sound Design Colin Weinmaster/Wave Audio Productions
Special Effects Rainmaker


Writing
Title "Figure Skating"
Length 30
Product/Service Bud Light Beer
Advertiser Labatt Breweries of Canada
Agency Palmer Jarvis DDB, Downtown
Creative Directors David Chiavegato/Rich Pryce-Jones/Dan Pawych
Art Director Rich Pryce-Jones
Writer David Chiavegato
Agency Producer Johnny Chambers
Account Supervisors Jeff Plowman/Tim Binkley
Production House Radke Films
Producers Geoff Cornish/Jeff Elliot (ASST)
Directors Tom Kuntz/Mike Maguire
Cinematographer Jo Molitoris
Editors David Hicks/Sabena Kapil (ASST)
Video Post Facility Panic & Bob
Audio Post Facility Lonesome Pine
Music Pirate Radio & Television
Sound Design Tom Eymundson
Special Effects Venom
Animation AXYZ- Irene Payne, Producer
Casting Hollywood Casting, FLA/Powerhouse Casting, Toronto
Performer John Evans (Spokesperson)


Writing
Title "Vikings"
Length 30
Product/Service Bud Light Beer
Advertiser Labatt Breweries of Canada
Agency Palmer Jarvis DDB, Downtown
Creative Directors Rich Pryce-Jones/Dan Pawych
Art Director Rich Pryce-Jones
Writer David Chiavegato
Agency Producer Johnny Chambers
Account Supervisors Johnny Plowman/Tim Binkley
Production House Radke Films
Producers Geoff Cornish/Jeff Elliot (ASST)
Directors Tom Kuntz/Mike Maguire
Cinematographer Jo Molitoris
Editors David Hicks/Sabena Kapil (ASST)
Video Post Facility Panic & Bob Editing
Audio Post Facility Lonesome Pine
Music Pirate Radio & Television
Sound Design Tom Eymundson
Special Effects Venom
Animation AXYZ- Irene Payne, Producer
Casting Hollywood Casting, FLA/Powerhouse Casting, Toronto
Performer John Evans (Spokesperson)