John Walker


B: 1952 in Montréal, Québec

John Walker got his start in photography and turned to documentary filmmaking as a cinematographer for Crawley Films in 1975. He directed his first film, Chambers: Tracks and Gestures (about Canadian artist Jack Chambers) for Atlantis Films in 1982 and was part of the collective that produced and directed A Winter Tan. He has won many awards for his producing, directing and cinematography and has credits on over sixty films. He is the co-founder of DOC, the Documentary Organization of Canada. His documentary Assholes: A Theory was selected to screen as part of the Special Presentations program at the 2019 Hot Docs International Documentary Festival. These are his credits as a Director.

Also see: A biography of filmmaker John Walker.
Also see: Northernstars Profile: John Walker.
Also see: Big Shots at Hot Docs.
Also see: Assholes: A Theory Begins.
Also see: John Walker Interview by Wyndham Wise.
Also see: The Fairy Faith: In the Realm of the Little People