Team

Marie-Louise Gariepy

president and producer

Marie-Louise

has directed several short films and corporate videos. She also has extensive expertise in information technology. By combining her talent as a videographer with her experience as a computer programmer, she is able to offer a unique expertise in Internet video.

Studies

B.Sc. in physics, minor in cinema, minor in computer science

Interests

Arts and design, viral marketing and communications, new technologies, neuromarketing, interactive media

Olivier Sabino

director

Olivier

has produced several short films, feature films, as well as television projects. He has also worked on several student productions at  L’inis where he also teaches production management.

Olivier recently directed short films, music videos and a few episodes of the very successful webseries La Reine Rouge, which he created in collaboration with horror novelist  Patrick Senécal and director  Podz.

Studies

Film Studies (L’inis), Screenwriting Certificate, Filmmaking DCS

Interests

Science-fiction, cinema, politics

Barbara Girard

director

Barbara

has directed many short films over the years, especially in the Kino organization (where she met Marie-Louise). Beside filmmaking, Barbara works as an artistic director. She is finishing a Bachelor degree in "film and transmedia" studies (combining graphic design and film).

Studies

Bachelor of Graphic Design, Quebec School of Jewellery

Interests

Cinema, reading, photography, psychology

Nik Petsilas

director of photography

Nik

Nik has 15+ years of experience as a Steadicam owner operator, camera operator and director of photography on many short films, feature films, tv series, documentaries, magazines, newsgathering, music videos, commercials, sporting events, webcasts… He has been working with Qualia since its inception.

Studies

School of Cinema and Audiovisual Techniques (ESRA-ESTCA)

Interests

Cinema, video games, internet, tech gadgets , environmentalism