My idea of professionalism is probably a lot of people’s idea of obsessive.
Scott Johnson is a Canadian video artist and filmmaker from Regina, Saskatchewan. He graduated from the University of Regina with a BFA in cinema and video production, with a concentration on time-based media.
His video work has been exhibited in a number of venues, including micro cinemas and local film festivals such as the Regina International Film Festival and Awards (RIFFA) and the Yorkton Film Festival, to name a few. His work has been shown internationally, notably at the Vegas Movie Awards, Atlanta Film Festival, Das Filmfest, and Antimatter [Media Art]. He now serves on the board of directors and as the production committee chairman for the Saskatchewan Filmpool cooperative.
He/him has now gone on to write and direct a number of films, including an international award-winning short "Follow Leader" in 2019, critically acclaimed "Hard Reset" in 2020, and RIFFA nominated "Like Us" in 2021.
Official Selection
Like Us
Regina International Film Festival & Awards (RIFFA)
Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
2021
Best Cinematography
Follow Leader
Madrid Film Awards
Madrid, Madrid
2020
Official Selection
Follow Leader
Oregon State International Film Fest (OFFS)
Oregon
2020
Best Experimental
Follow Leader
Accolade Global Film Competition
California
2020
Official Selection
Follow Leader
Antimatter [Media Art]
Victoria, B.C.
2020
Official Selection
Follow Leader
Arizona Underground Film Festival
Tucson, AZ
2020
Best Experimental short film
Follow Leader
Cosmo film festival
Tamil Nadu
2020
Official Selection, Viewer Choice Winner
Quiet On Set
12 Hr Film challenge Gala And Awards
Regina
2019
Audience Choice Award
Follow Leader
Living Skies Film Festival
Regina
2019
Best Visual FX
Follow Leader
Flamingo Film Festival
Davie, FL, USA
2019
Official Selection
Follow Leader
Saskatchewan Independent Film Awards (SIFA)
Regina Saskatchewan
2019
Best Saskatchewan Short Film
Heistery
Regina International Film Festival & Awards
Regina
2018
College
University Of Regina
Film Production
20152020
Birth Date
June 11, 1987
Nickname
Scotty
Birth City
Kamloops, British Columbia
Current City
Regina
Hometown
Prince Albert
Height
5'6
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
Caucasian
Eye Color
Brown
Zodiac Sign
Gemini
The Biggest Mistake in Student Films is That They Are Usually Cast So Badly, With Friends and People the Directors Know.
– Brian De Palma
A lot of times you get credit for stuff in your movie that you didn’t intend to be there.
– Spike Lee
People say I pay too much attention to the look of a movie but for God’s sake, I’m not producing a Radio 4 Play for Today, I’m making a movie that people are going to look at.
– Ridley Scott
My idea of professionalism is probably a lot of people’s idea of obsessive.
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