Rohan Fernando

Rohan Fernando officially became a Producer at the Quebec-Atlantic studio in 2018. His first producorial effort, The Song and the Sorrow about the troubled life of music icon Gene MacLellan, opened the 2018 Rendez-vous With Madness Festival and went on to win four national and international awards. Rohan has produced two Governor General’s Awards shorts on the internationally renowned pianist Angela Hewitt and the beloved comedian Rick Mercer. He has recently completed a trilogy of diverse short films that “Re-Imagine” his home province of Nova Scotia, all of which premiered at FIN Festival. Rohan is currently in development on new projects with an array of exciting East coast talent that includes Andrea Dorfman, Alan Syliboy, Justin Simms, Monique LeBlanc, as well as Montreal auteurs Melanie Shatzky and Brian M. Cassidy. Rohan began his filmmaking career as an award-winning writer and director on numerous feature dramatic and documentary films, most notably Cecil’s Journey, Trudeau’s Other Children, Blood and Water, Snow and The Chocolate Farmer.