Eva Colmers


Eva has written, directed and produced 14 award-winning shorts and has written/directed three NFB documentaries including We Regret to Inform You..., The Suburbanight, 2.57k, Granny Baby, The Enemy Within and The Weightless Traveller. Eva is now focused on a creating content for streaming and television and recently has directed/produced two shortfilms for Bell Media’s BravoFACT and BravoFACTUAL as well as 1 episode for the tv series Caution May Contain Nuts. She is in development with two series - an animated kids' series and a half hour comedy series - which have caught the interest of CBC and she is selected for this year's NSI TotallyTelevision program.

Her films have been seen at over a hundred international film festivals and on television and she has received several awards such as AMPIA’s Rosie Award for Best Producer under 30min (2019) and Rosie Award for Best Director (2016), the prestigious EDA Award for Best Social Journalism (DOXA Festival Vancouver), Best Experimental Film Award (Female Eye Film Festival, Toronto), Jury’s Choice Award (Black Maria Film Fest, USA), Best Short Film Award (Golden Sheaf Award), Best Experimental Film Award (NYC Independent Film Festival) to name just a few..

Eva is a proud WIDC 2011 alumna and DGC member. Eva enjoys creating multi-cultural, diverse media content, collaborating with other artists and directing for television and film.

Director Reel: : http://bit.ly/2XBISmE

  • Area(s) of Interest: Writers; Directors; Producers
  • Current Profession: director/producer
  • Company/Employer: No Problem Productions
  • Work References or Credits:

    Film Credits

    Suburbanight (11 min, 2018 BravoFACT Bell Media) credit: director, co-producer Caution May Contain Nuts (30min tv for ATPN/Mosaic Entertainment) credit: director

    Not a One-Way Street (15min, 2017 BravoFACTUAL Bell Media) credit: co-director, producer

    Happy Birthday, Mango! (13min, 2017 credit: writer/director/co-producer

    Sophia (14min, 2017 - animation) credit: co-writer/producer

    We Regret to Inform You... (NFB, 11min, 2015) credit: co-write/co-director

    2.57k (HD, 13:40min, 2015 credit: director/producer

    Voila! (HD, 7 min, 2014 credit: 2. Assistant Director

    Autumn (16mm, 5min, 2013) Credit: Writer/Director/Producer

    GRANNY BABY (HD, 9:03 min, 2012) Credit: Writer/Director/Producer

    The Weightless Traveller, 2010 (HD,15:50min) Credit: Writer/Director/Producer

    The Elder Project, NFB documentary 2010 (multi media, 2:10h) Credit: Writer/Director

    Luz, 2008 (HDCam, 5:45 min) Credit: Creative Concept, Director/Co-producer

    A Thousand Words, 2008 (HDCam, 8:35 min) Credit: creative concept Eva Colmers/Eileen Sproule

    End of the Rope, 2007 (35mm, 8:07min) Credit: Writer/Director/ Producer

    Hand Sum, 2005 (35mm, 8:02 min) Credit: Writer/Director/ Producer

    Strong, Beautiful, Aboriginal, 2004 (16mm/BetaSp, 30 sec PSA) Credit: Writer/Producer

    The Enemy Within, 2003 (NFB documentary, 52 min) Credit: Writer/Director/Narrator

    Blink! , 2003 (beta, 10:02 min) Credit: Writer/Director/Producer

    FLY, 2002 (16mm, 3:32 min) credit: Writer/Director/Producer

    The Good Life, 2000 (16mm, 9 min) Credit: Writer/Director/Producer

    No Problem, 1998 (16mm, 18:15 min) Credit: Writer/Director/Producer

  • Website: www.noproblemproductions.ca