TRANSGENDER DOC AIRING ON CBC

Posted on Feb 11, 2015

Written and Directed by Marc De Guerre, and edited by James Blokland, ‘TRANSFORMING GENDER’ is a 1-hour TV documentary produced by Mad Hive Media for the CBC’s ‘Doc Zone’ series.  The documentary features personal stories of transgendered people across the country, taking an authentic look into what it means to be gender queer in today’s […]

LIFE AFTER DIGITAL ON TVO

Posted on Sep 6, 2014

Marc DeGuerre’s new film ‘LIFE AFTER DIGITAL’ will air on TVOntario starting October 15th.  I’m proud of the work on this film (I got to direct some of the visual sequences too), and am thankful to Marc and Producer Janine Heath and Executive Producer Rachel Low for the opportunity to work on such a thought-provoking documentary. […]

2 CSA Noms for ‘STONE THROWER’

Posted on Jan 13, 2014

‘Stone Thrower: The Chuck Ealey Story’ has been nominated for Best Documentary in a Program or Series and Best Cinematography in a Doc Series, for the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards.  Big congratulations to Director/Producer Charles Officer, Producer Gordon Henderson, Cinematographer John Price, and all the gang at 90th Parallel Productions!

‘HOW WE GOT GAY’ on CBC-TV

Posted on Nov 8, 2013

On Thursday November 28th, at 9PM, the CBC Television network will be airing the new documentary How We Got Gay, directed by Marc DeGuerre and edited by James Blokland.  How We Got Gay traces the incredible story of how gay men and women have gone from being the ultimate outsiders, outlawed and shunned, to taking up […]

PICTURE LOCKED FOR CBC DOC

Posted on Oct 22, 2013

‘How We Got Gay’, a 1HR doc for CBC-TV Network, directed by Marc DeGuerre and produced by Mad Hive Media — is now picture-locked and in DI/Sound Mix at Rolling Picture Company. The documentary examines how the AIDS epidemic forced gay people out of the closet and turned the gay rights movement into one of […]

GLOBAL TV DEBUTS ‘For the Love of Dog’ DOC

Posted on Oct 8, 2013

Congrats to Joy Rosen, Lisa Olfman and Julie Stall at Portfolio Entertainment, on the upcoming world premiere of ‘FOR THE LOVE OF DOG’, a 1-hour documentary I edited.  Global Television Network will broadcast the show on October 19th at 9PM EST, so if you love dogs (or wonder why people are so attached to their […]

NEW CBC DOCUMENTARY

Posted on May 1, 2013

James Blokland has been engaged to edit HOW WE GOT GAY for CBC DocZone and Madhive Media Group.  

MUST LOVE DOGS

Posted on Mar 1, 2013

The great folks at Portfolio Entertainment (Joy Rosen, Julie Stall) have engaged James to edit the one-hour series pilot “For The Love of Dog” for Global TV.

THE STONE THROWER

Posted on Jun 1, 2012

James is pleased to announce that he will edit STONE THROWER: The Chuck Ealey Story, working once again with director Charles Officer.

ROMEOS & JULIETS SCREENING

Posted on May 22, 2012

In celebration of their 60th anniversary, The National Ballet of Canada’s new production of Romeo and Juliet is featured in this new documentary directed by Moze Mossanen.