Francis is a Canadian documentary and fiction filmmaker. He has written, directed, shot, edited and graphic designed his own fiction and documentary films which have won awards and premiered in film festivals internationally.

He co-founded PictureHausFilms in 2015 where he has been creating documentaries, dramas, art films and corporate videos. His most recent films include the documentary “Alone Across The Arctic” about Canadian explorer Adam Shoalts’ expedition across the Arctic as well as “Vivid” (2017) a short horror film produced by Canon Canada.

Francis graduated from the School of Design and received one of the Best in Show Advertising awards at the Year End Show in 2008. After graduating, he went on to work with Umbra and art galleries in Berlin (Germany).

The world premiere for “Alone Across the Arctic” will be shown at the 2019 Whistler Film Festival in December.

Click here to see a trailer of “Alone Across the Arctic”