Private Project

A Spark in the Dark: Tinder Users in the North

A Spark in the Dark: Tinder Users in the North explores love & technology in a small, remote town during the dark and freezing sub-arctic winter. This short doc follows the stories of four Tinder users who share their perspective about Dawson City's unique relationship with dating apps.

  • Christopher Healey
    Director
    The Grand Journey Here
  • James Healey
    Director
  • Film Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Runtime:
    15 minutes 32 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 17, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    100 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Canada
  • Country of Filming:
    Canada
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Christopher Healey, James Healey

Chris and his son James are visual artists living in Dawson City, Yukon.

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Director Statement

For us, this work is an artistic dialogue with three local participants that reveals touching and humorous insights about life in the far north. Themes of isolation and hope emerge, illustrating a singular community with a peculiar relationship with love and social media.