Writers – Auteurs / Scénaristes


Eric Calvert – Scriptwriter / Director


Languages: English


Eric is a communications professional with more than 20 years of experience in writing and directing for today’s media. His work has earned him an ITVA Eva Award as well as nominations for a Gemini Award, a Yorkton Short Film & Video Festival Golden Sheaf Award, and at Hot Docs! the documentary festival.


Eric has worked on TV projects for the CBC, Discovery Channel, CTV, Outdoor Life Network and Bravo! He has also written or directed hundreds of ad spots and corporate videos, each carefully crafted to meet the communications goal – whether to promote, inform or educate. His client list includes Canada Post, DND, The Ottawa Hospital, Transport Canada, Canada Customs and Revenue Agency, Assembly of First Nations, and Curtiss Wright.


In addition to his work in video and television, Eric has created interactive content for CD-ROM presentations and the Web, and he teaches scriptwriting and production as a faculty member of the School of Media at Algonquin College.