DEAR BEAR [short, comedy, drama] 2018.
Jonathan Ho: Derek
Sarrah Scott: Derek's Boss
Valentine Giambattista: Derek's Girlfriend
Scott Kuipers: Bathroom Guy
Mollie Rolfe: Derek's Mom
A film by:
Alex Dawson: Writer/Co-Producer
Monica Garrido: Assistant Director
Silvio Bulgaretti: Cinematographer
Mahmoud Al Shahabi: Assistant Camera
William Vittoria: Set Decorator
Yoki Watanabe: Location Sound Recordist
Julijana Hajdinjak: Composer/Instrumentalist
Andrew Sporcic: Composer/Instrumentalist
Steve Kelly: Visual Effects/Colour Grading
Matthew Pavone: Sound Mixer
Peter Conrad: Writer, Director, Producer, Editor
Production Equipment Courtesy:
Goldlink Productions Inc.
Sound Effects from freesound.org users:
City of Toronto
Ashley Barona Menezes
Conrad Entertainment Inc.
About the filmmaker:
Peter Conrad is a Toronto-based filmmaker. Director of "Turning Intern" web series, the upcoming "Dear Bear" short, and the documentary "The Forsaken One." His film, On the Road to Virtue, explores the power of documentation to promote positive human development and compassionate responses to refugee crises. Previous credits include Guarding a Musical Treasure, a journey into Baroque culture in Bolivia, and the science documentaries The Challenge of Quantum Reality and The Mystery of Dark Matter. His 1993 documentary English for Yu screened at the inaugural Hot Docs festival in 1994.