The Soil Chronicles wins Green Pitch!

For three days Parafilms & Jean-Marc Abela have  been participating in the Planet in Focus festival, in Toronto. Through Pitches, panels,  interesting conversations and screenings we’ve enjoyed this exciting environnemental film festival. Sunday, at the  closin

Parafilms at the Camden Film Festival

Sharif and Noé are present at the 2015 edition of CIFF in Camden Maine. A good chance to pitch their film on micro plastic pollution for the CMG (conservation Media Group) grant. The project will be made with Christian Sardet and Tierney Thys with Ted Ed and Tara Expeditions as

Parafilms embarks with Ecomaris to observe plankton and whales

The Parafilms crew, and a group of friendly adventurers are sailing of from Gaspé, QC from august 24th to Sept 1st 2015. The expedition named “Le peuple du plancton” aims to drift alongside whales and planktonic organisms to film and photograph them. Equipped with

Living Soil & Compost Masterclass

Parafilms just participated in a 3-day masterclass with Dr Elaine Ingham to learn more about the Soil food web and compost. Thanks to Mycelium for making this event happen. Super interesting workshop, Elaine is a great source of inspiration! Parafilms was also involved in filming

Parafilms @ DOC Circuit Montréal

Here we go! 3 days of meetings, conferences and round tables! The Para team joins the filmmaking community to share experiences and get to know the market players… A interesting event…
Rootz Underground concert

Manifestivus is coming up!

We shot and edited this promo video for the Manifestivus Festival… Camping, Good vibes, Reggae & world music during 2 days… And guess what? The 11th edition of the event is starting in a few days… So, see you in Cabot, Vermont… July 25th to 27 2014.


After sailing the oceans all over the planet, the schooner Tara is back in the Mediteranean sea! The current expedition is called Tara Mediterranée. I embarked between Antibes, France and Cala Gonone, Sardaigna. We navigated in the Ligurian Sea, along the coasts of Elba, Corsica

IGA Promo

Discover how IGA supermarkets have reduced their carbon footprint! TACT Communications asked us to show how IGA has recently improved its management of residual waste throughout Quebec. Solutions include compost, recycling, donations and food transformation.   Directed by

The Portraitist

Videoclip in production for Aarmadillo – coming soon… In a post-apocalyptic future, a lost man paints pixels on transparent acetates while wandering in barren wastelands. Is this real or a digital projection of hopes & dreams?  

ÉTS – People & Robots

We’re filming with Gridspace at l’ÉTS – one of the enginerering industry’s leading universities – celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. Portraits of all kinds for their upcoming promo video, directed by Christian Pomerleau. Here’s Sharif with the crane!

Underwata Love

A trip to Jamaica reveals the beauty of its underwater fauna and flora. Although many reefs have been destroyed by overfishing and hurricanes, there are beautiful gems north of Negril – including many ctenophores! The University of the West Indies (UWI) has recently

Prana cooking series

Renowned for its fresh & organic food, Prana offers some of the world’s most nutritious ingredients. Now, co-founder Marie-Josée Richer hosts a series of short, innovative recipes for busy moms on-the-go. From almond milk to homemade granola, these simple recipes are sure to