Brent Carver: Home Through the Night

Brent Carver: Home Through the Night

| 6 min

This short film is an enlightening glimpse of Brent Carver, one of Canada's most acclaimed actors. In an exhilarating exhibition of his two great passions, acting and singing, Carver weaves powerful performances made up of Shakespeare and song. In Brent Carver: Home Through the Night, a deeply skilled and passionate artist crosses the threshold between the self and the character he performs.

This film was produced by the NFB in co-operation with the National Arts Centre and the Governor General's Performing Arts Awards Foundation on the occasion of the 2014 Governor General's Performing Arts Awards.

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  • writer
    Tim Southam
  • director
    Tim Southam
  • director of photography
    Stephen Reizes
  • editor
    Jeff Warren
  • sound recordist
    Sanjay Mehta
  • production designer
    Sean Breaugh
  • art director
    Joel Richardson
  • audio editor
    Aaron McCourt
  • producer
    Gerry Flahive
  • executive producer
    Anita Lee