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Alan Powell

Alan started producing and directing audio production in 1991 when he founded PNA, a voice talent agency that produced for clients throughout North America. After ten years he sold the agency and started into film production. Within 18 months he had completed a slate of five short films and became an international multiple award-winning director. Although his short films have screened at various festivals in North America, it was Across the Hall that garnered awards and nominations internationally.

Alan works in various disciplines and genres including; producing and directing commissioned documentaries for his own client base, writing for the Nelvana anime series Z-Squad, directing for the factual entertainment series Urban Legends for History Television, Biography Channel, and FX, and directing season II of Fraud Squad for Investigation Discovery. In 2009 he wrote, produced and directed the 65-minute ACTRA co-op drama Saturday.
Among his current projects in development is Teen Experience, an online interactive documentary. A Role Play, a feature comedy that takes a unique approach to life coaching, A one hour pilot and Divided Highway, a dramatic feature.

Short film credits


Sunday Punch

Canada | Aug 2013 | 8:49
A married couples argument turns into a live sporting event broadcast to millions.
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