Arts on PEI

Featured Doc - Stand-up and Deliver

Our seventh Arts on PEI mini-doc is a double-length celebration of Island comedy featuring comedians Heidi Brander, Heather Jordan Ross, Taylor Carver, and The Popalopalots.

Produced by William Beckett, September 2012.


Doc #1 - Charlottetown City Nights

A short chronicle of the semi-monthly City Nights events hosted by Charlottetown, PEI artist collective This Town is Small.

This is the inaugural documentary for the Arts on PEI Web documentary series.

Produced by William Beckett, July 2011.

Doc #2: The PEI Horror

Go behind the scenes with Charlottetown horror filmmaker, Fox Henderson, as he shoots his 28th short feature film, Bimbo Zombie Killers 2: Undead By Dawn.

WARNING: This mini-doc contains scenes of violence and graphic, bloody imagery.

Produced by William Beckett, August 2011.

Doc #3 - Lans Version

In this third Arts on PEI mini-doc, Charlottetown photographer Alana Sprague premieres her work at The Gallery @ The Guild while sharing the methods and inspirations behind her unique vision.

Produced by William Beckett, October 2011.

Doc #4 - Soupy Saturday

Come with us as we enjoy some great live music, some amazing soup and the relaxed atmosphere of Back Alley Music's monthly Soupy Saturday event (it's all for a good cause, too).

Produced by William Beckett, November 2011.

Doc #5 - And Yet I Blame Hollywood

In our fifth Arts on PEI mini-doc, see how Charlottetown film critic, Dave Stewart, uses the comic strip format to create his unique movie reviews. We'll watch from start to finish as he draws his latest And Yet I Blame Hollywood strip for the February 2012 issue of PEI's monthly arts and entertainment newspaper, The Buzz.

Screened at the 2012 Island Media Arts Festival (IMAF).

Produced by William Beckett, March 2012.

Doc #6 - The Potter's Daughter

Our sixth Arts on PEI mini-doc features Charlottetown-based potter, Suzanne Scott. Watch as she coaxes beautiful shapes from raw clay while sharing a bit about her history and the inspirations behind her unique creations.

Produced by William Beckett, May 2012.