Entered early into the world of film and animation at the NFBC. He was trained in the most highly sophisticated techniques, by the founders of cinema as we know it today. After 10 bright years of work at the Board as Writer, Director and Visual Effects Supervisor, moving quickly to the front of his field, he began winning international contracts including Visual Effects Supervisor for Highlander III, and collaborating with directors like Denys Arcand and Robert Lepage. He was Director & DOP Television Documentaries on social issues around the globe. He just completed his first feature film, THE DARK ROOM. A master of the digital realm, he has also taught Visual effects, Film and Cinematography at college and university level across Canada and beyond. Nominee and winner of several awards such as: Chris Award - Fine Arts- Genie and Gemini Awards.
View samples of film work at these two places:
Director/ DOP for ten half-hour Documentaries on social issues around the globe, called ‘Extreme Clergy’
François Aubry was born in Ottawa, raised in Montreal and is now living in Toronto where he has recently completed post-production of a feature film, ‘The Dark Room’.