OCanFilmFest2020 Ottawa Canadian Film Festival

WESTBOUND / EASTBOUND is an underground multicultural dance film.

Rohan Bader

Rohan Bader, director

Rohan Bader (aka Earthtone) is an experimental filmmaker, musician and multimedia artist from Toronto, Canada.

Rohan Bader answered a few questions.

What inspired your film?

I wanted to make an experimental film that portrayed Toronto’s diversity

What was your biggest challenge in making your film?

Directing and choreographing the opening scene. Cutting the film with scissors and tape on 16mm film.

What was the best part of the experience for you?

Producing an original soundtrack as the film was being edited.

What advice would you give aspiring filmmakers?

A knowledge of post-production is essential when directing.

What’s next for you?

Writing and recording original new music for a 2021 release.