Dan Montgomery, b. 1985, is a Toronto-based producer of film and commercials. In 2009 he co-founded the production company MDFF. His short and feature length films have screened at some of the world’s top festivals including: the New York Film Festival, Cannes Critics’ Week, Berlinale, Venice, Locarno, SXSW and TIFF. His most recent feature, THE MAIDEN, premiered in competition as part of Giornate degli Autori at the 79th Venice Film Festival where it won the BNL Cinema of the Future Award.
As a freelance commercial line producer, he has worked for such production companies as Animals, Merchant, Steam, Colossale, OPC, Furlined, Love Song, Tool of North America, Revolver, Asymetric, Suneeva, as well as various ad agencies: GUT, Cossette, FCB, Juliet, The Hive, lg2, Deutsch LA, Wunderman Thompson, Motive, Union, Grey, Erich & Kallman, among others.
In addition to producing films, he has also co-run a monthly screening series in Toronto since 2013, MDFF Selects now presented at the TIFF Bell Lightbox.
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