December 31, 2013
For the next month Pop The Grapes will be part of the National Screen Institute’s short film festival. If you missed it this past winter on Air Canada, check it out on NSI’s website- http://www.nsi-canada.ca/film-festival/
December 17, 2013
This February Pop The Grapes will be playing New York’s NewFilmmaker’s Festival at the Anthology Film Archives. I’ll be there, so if you’re in town come visit me on Wednesday February 5th. Program available @ http://newfilmmakers.com/
September 20, 2013
Check it out! Pop The Grapes will be playing Air Canada’s enRoute Film Festival throughout the month of October. So, if you’re on a flight make sure to flip on that personal tv. In the meantime, have a watch and a vote at http://enroute.aircanada.com/en/articles/pop-the-grapes
August 22, 2013
Very excited about the Toronto International Film Festival this year! I was awarded with the Irving Avrich Award for Emerging Filmmaker at TIFF 2013. After that I’m off to the Atlantic Film Fest then LA’s NewFilmmakers Festival. Should be a busy September with Pop The Grapes!
February 28, 2013
After over a year of trying to get my film DENNIS off the ground, my producer, Matt Power and I launched an Indiegogo campaign. Check it out and spread the word- igg.me/at/dennis
December 30, 2012
It’s all up! After sitting in my basement for a couple years, I finally transferred most of my super 8mm reels. The collection of home movies consists of little films I’ve set to music relevant to time and place. Hope you enjoy!
June 29, 2012
This past Saturday at Octavia’s Breakthroughs Film Festival, The Artists picked up the festival award for best film. Quite a pleasant surprise and a lovely evening with many talented filmmakers.
May 10, 2012
Presented by Octavia Films: A Nonprofit for Women, both The Artists and Ivadelle will be playing in their upcoming festival. Focusing strictly on young emerging female filmmakers, the festival will be screening a series of Canadian short films. June 23rd 7:30-11:00 PM @ The Projection Booth in Toronto’s Leslieville.
January 17, 2012
Received a pleasant surprise today with news that The Artists has been accepted into NSI’s online film festival. Screening will begin in the next couple of weeks, so check it out at http://www.nsi-canada.ca/film_festival.aspx
September 09, 2011
Like usual, I like to take some sweet sweet time to edit. Complete with gun shots, rap music and bubble gum, Cop Killer is out to shock the nation.
June 29, 2011
After much laziness (and projector issues), I have finally finished transferring my South American travel footage. Shot on Kodak Ektachrome Super 8mm film, the sequence consists of images taken from Peru, Bolivia, Chile and Argentina.
May 13, 2011
Ivadelle at it again. After a year off the festival circuit, Ivadelle was cordially invited to play Italy’s MoliseCinema International Film Festival. The festival runs from August 2nd to the 7th, so if you find yourself in Molise, Italy please check it out!
September 17, 2010
A few weeks ago I was given the opportunity to produce a part of Red Bull’s Pirate Break series. Working with BCA, we put together this little stunt at Yonge and Dundas during busy afternoon rush hour. Check out the footage here http://www.redbull.com/cs/Satellite/en_INT/Video/Ryan-Decenzos-Traffik-Jam-in-Toronto-021242893913499 or at the end of my updated commercial reel.
June 27, 2010
Well, after much deliberation Ivadelle is up on Vimeo for all to see. Have a look if you haven’t already seen it. Thanks!
April 27, 2010
Yesterday on my drive back from the RiverRun International Film Festival I was surprised with the news that Ivadelle had won Best Narrative Short at the awards ceremony that night. Screening four times at the festival, Ivadelle was very well received and is mentioned in today’s Winston-Salem news. Here’s the link- http://www2.journalnow.com/content/2010/apr/26/varga-train-cited-awards-are-given-out-well-attend/news/
April 23, 2010
So after several months of delay, Denver and I finally got our butts in gear (with much help from our friend Evan) and have finished our latest short. Check it out above!
March 23, 2010
Another round of great news! Along with River Run, Ivadelle will be playing at the Singapore International Film Festival from the 15th-24th of April. Too bad I won’t be making it to this one…
March 13, 2010
This past week Ivadelle was selected as part of the River Run International Film Festival. The event takes place April 15th-25th, so if you’re in the area come check out the festivities and say hello. Screening times should be posted by the 16th of March.
January 02, 2010
A few weeks ago I finished shooting a short comedic film. Now that the holidays are over it’s time to get editing. Stay tuned for clips!
September 15, 2009
Good news arrived yesterday as Ivadelle was accepted into Barcelona’s 16th Independant Film Festival L’Alternativa. The runs between the 13th and 21st of November at the Centre for Contemporary Culture of Barcelona.
August 01, 2009
Good news! After a slew of film festival submissions Ivadelle is officially selected as part of the Montreal World Film Festival lineup. The event takes place from August 27th to September 7th. If you’re in the area come check it out!
Nicole has been making films as a writer and director for the last five years. Her extensive dramatic training, including a special focus on improvisational acting and directing, have honed her documentarian eye. Within her roster of films Nicole has created several improvised shorts, yet part of her inevitably gravitates toward dramatic storytelling. In 2010 her film Ivadelle played throughout the globe, in addition to winning Best Narrative Short at the RiverRun International Film Festival. A 2009 graduate of Ryerson’s Film Production program, Nicole has been steadily working in the film industry since.