Scott Smith

Scott Smith

Program Completed at the CFC

Cineplex Entertainment Film Program (Producers' Lab), Short Dramatic Film Program

Completion Year

1995 & 1996

Current Information

Biography

Scott Smith is the director of two acclaimed dramatic feature films, rollercoaster (2000, winner Best Narrative Feature SXSW) and Falling Angels (2004), starring Miranda Richardson, and adapted from the novel by Barbara Gowdy. He has been nominated for both Genie and Gemini Awards for his work in film and television, as well as a Director's Guild nomination for Best Director - Feature Film for Falling Angels. His first feature length documentary, As Slow As Possible, was nominated for the Don Haig Award in 2008.  Scott’s recent television work includes directing the pilot for MTV’s American remake of British teen hit Skins (nominated for Best Dramatic Series Gemini in 2011), the pilot and 13 episodes of hit HBO Canada comedy series Call Me Fitz, starring Jason Priestley (for which he won the Gemini Award for Best Direction in a Comedy Series in 2011 and DGC Award for Best Comedy in both 2011 and 2013).

Most recently, Scott directed the pilot for new Hallmark series Signed Sealed Delivered, created by Martha Williamson and starring Eric Mabius and now serves as an Executive Producer and Director on the series.