Casting Workbook Presents:
Beyond the Audition with Producer Kevin Krikst
January 21, 2021 at 10:00am PST / 1:00pm EST
Join us for a live interactive one hour Ask-Me-Anything (AMA) session with top industry Producer Kevin Krikst. Learn from the best as Kevin shares important insights and tools to build your craft and develop your career.
Kevin Krikst is an award-winning producer of feature films and television at Rhombus Media, one of Canada’s leading production companies. Over the past 14 years, he has been involved in a number of prominent feature films and television series, and has worked with some of the world’s most celebrated filmmakers, including Denis Villeneuve, Fernando Meirelles, Don McKellar, Patricia Rozema, Francois Girard and Guy Maddin. In 2015, Kevin’s first feature film as lead producer, CLOSET MONSTER, written and directed by Stephen Dunn, took home the prize for Best Canadian Feature Film at the Toronto International Film Festival. In 2019, his film DISAPPEARANCE AT CLIFTON HILL, directed by Albert Shin, had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. For their work on the film, Kevin and his producing partner Fraser Ash were awarded the Kevin Tierney Emerging Producer Award by the Canadian Media Producers Association.
Most recently, his film POSSESSOR, written and directed by Brandon Cronenberg and starring Andrea Riseborough, Christopher Abbott, Sean Bean and Jennifer Jason Leigh, had its world premiere at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. The film went on to play numerous festivals worldwide, picking up prizes for Best Direction and Best Motion Picture at the 2020 Sitges Film Festival. NEON released the film to further critical acclaim in October 2020. For television, Kevin is a Co-Executive Producer on the upcoming Andrew Haigh series THE NORTH WATER, starring Colin Farrell, Jack O’Connell and Stephen Graham, currently in post-production.