ANDREW WILLIAMSON (IMDB)
Producer | Director
Andrew Williamson is a seasoned producer and director who started OFF ISLAND in 1999 to create content with purpose. He is producing Whale and Raven, a German/Canadian documentary feature with the National Film Board of Canada and Red Cedar Films. He is also the creator and executive producer of Spiral, a scripted web series funded by Telus, CreativeBC and Dotstudios which launches in Fall 2017.
Andrew produced Gastown Gamble for OWN Canada, and executive produced the critically acclaimed docu-series Emergency Room: Life & Death at VGH for The Knowledge Network. He directed the comedy short The Green Film which was released online to celebrate Earth Day. Williamson’s previous projects include High Moon, a pilot co-venture with Universal Cable Productions and Executive Producer Bryan Fuller, Sk8 Life which premiered at the Sundance International Film Festival, as well as The Mountie in association with Telefilm Canada. His thirteen-part web-series for the Yukon and Federal Governments launched in New York’s Times Square.
Andrew was recently VP Production & Digital for Lark Productions where he produced digital and social media campaigns for televisions series including Motive (CTV), Emergency Room: Life & Death at VGH, Gastown Gamble, The Real Housewives of Vancouver (Shaw) and Mom's A Medium (Corus). Andrew is the founder of Crazy8s and was previously Head of Development for Keatley Entertainment and Director of Industrial Relations at the Canadian Media Producers Association.