Since founding Fenix Film & Television in 2019, Kaitlan has successfully led the company through numerous development and production deals, securing hundreds of thousands of dollars in development funding across the company's slate of projects and millions of dollars in production funding. In 2022, Kaitlan produced the ground-breaking CBC docu-series, PUSH. Now in its second season, PUSH is the first major-network series in Canada to feature a full leading cast of people with disabilities. ONLY UP, a feature-length documentary co-produced by Kaitlan for Super Channel, premieres in January 2024.
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Executive Producer / Founder
Head of Scripted
A prize-winning graduate of the University of Alberta’s playwriting department, Ian Stewart Barr began his career as junior creative executive for Mind’s Eye Pictures before transitioning into a full-time writer and story editor on various youth shows (Mentors; Mythquest; Renegadepress) and sitcoms (da Kink In My Hair, She’s The Mayor), eventually running a writing room (CSA nominated Tiny Plastic Men II-IV) and showrunning (CSA nominated sketch series, Caution: May Contain Nuts IV&V). He was also Supervising Producer/Writer on the one-hour CBC crime series, Shoot The Messenger.
More about Ian HERE