Howard J. Davis is a filmmaker & Performer of mixed Jamaican/British Heritage. He works utilizing film in cinema and stage bridging a correlation between theatrical mediums with an emphasis on heritage, history and how the past informs the future.
Talent Agent
Glenn Talent Management
    1 Representitive
    • Chelsea McIsaac
    Howard J. Davis is an emerging filmmaker of diverse heritage and an entrepreneur of many artistic trades. As a filmmaker he directs, produces and edits films. He hopes to establish a reputation for developing and producing innovative films for both theatrical stage and screen markets.
    With a desire to share high-impact and informative work both artistically and commercially, Howard's work has won awards and screened Internationally. Recent film work include C'est Moi (2017), the Tarragon Theatre's Millenial Malcontent and Black Theatre Workshop's The Mountaintop.
    Upcoming work includes shadowing director Marie Clements as a producing assistant on her new feature Red Snow (2018), Video Design at Canada's Neptune Theatre and The Shaw Festival Canada's second largest repertory Theatre company.
    He has also performs professionally in Film & Television (Downsizing, 12 Monkeys) and theatre (Shaw Festival, Factory Theatre) Upcoming: Native Earth, Cahoots and Paper Canoe Projects.
    His previous short “Shakespeare Shorts” was an official of the Stratford-Upon-Avon short film festival in 2014 & 2017 curated by Sir Kenneth Branagh as well as his film “MOVE4EQUAL”, which was in response to Emma Watson's heforshe campaign for male advocacy in support of feminism and Madonna's #Artforfreedom for women's rights.
    He hopes to continue building a practice in telling stories of his heritage, marginalized cultures not at the forefront of history and modern original works with an emphasis on bringing classical, theatrical and historical context to a contemporary cinema and how the past can always inform the future.
    • Director (5 Credits)
      Sikhokele - DRFTR2018
      Experimental, Music Video
      C'est Moi2017
      Short
      Chloe2017
      Experimental, Short
      Shakespeare Shorts: Launce and Crab2016
      Short
      MOVE4EQUAL2014
      Experimental, Short
    • Producer (3 Credits)
      Sikhokele - DRFTR2018
      Experimental, Music Video
      C'est Moi2017
      Short
      MOVE4EQUAL2014
      Experimental, Short
    • Writer (3 Credits)
      C'est Moi2017
      Short
      Chloe2017
      Experimental, Short
      MOVE4EQUAL2014
      Experimental, Short
    • Composer (1 Credit)
    • Acting (1 Credit)
      Shakespeare Shorts: Launce and Crab2016
      Short
    Award of Merit: Documentary Short
    C'est Moi
    Best Shorts Competition
    LA, California
    2018
    Best Short Film Finalist
    C'est Moi
    Cosmic Film Festival
    Orlando, Florida
    2017
    Best Short Film (MVISAS)
    C'est Moi
    Black International Film Festival
    Birmingham, UK
    2017
    Award of Merit: Music Video
    Sikhokele - DRFTR
    Best Shorts Competition
    Los Angeles
    College
    Ryerson University
    20082014
    Birth City
    Bath, England
    Current City
    Toronto, Ontario
    Hometown
    Kelowna, BC
    Ethnicity
    Mixed
    Acts, sings, dances and directs.
    “Reality is perhaps not at all what I imagine. Perhaps it doesn't exist, in fact. Perhaps it only exists as a longing.”
    ― Ingmar Bergman
    Howard J. Davis is a filmmaker & Performer of mixed Jamaican/British Heritage. He works utilizing film in cinema and stage bridging a correlation between theatrical mediums with an emphasis on heritage, history and how the past informs the future.
    Talent Agent
    Glenn Talent Management
      1 Representitive
      • Chelsea McIsaac