Co-founder of Parafilms, Sharif cherishes fiction & documentary filmmaking. A Concordia graduate in Communications, he was Editor-in-Chief of Just Magazine until 2006. Today, his storytelling specializes in audiovisual production.
Sharif has directed many short films, including L’Escargot (2009) which won the festival Pourquoi Pas un Court?, Accès (2009), Doves- Where We’re Calling From (2010), as well as commercial work for Town of Mount-Royal, Tourisme Charlevoix, La Coop Fédérée des Agriculteurs, and other clients. More recently, he has worked with France’s Centre National de Recherche Scientifique for the documentary series Plankton Chronicles.
Sharif seeks art, adventure and a deeper understanding of nature & the human condition.