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Awards, Press and Screenings

Kelly Service


What Is It About Candace?

La Fenetre

The Upgrade


Jacking Deer




Tel. 780.439.8599
URL: www.hellandhighwater.com
E-mail: kservice@hellandhighwater.com | kelly.service@gmail.com

Film and Video Arts Society of Alberta [FAVA]:

  • 2005 – Present: Film Chair
  • 2002 – 2005: Vice-President
  • 2002 – 2005: Partner in Drato Media
  • 2000 – Present: Member of the Production Committee
  • 2000: Completed, with top accolades, an editing workshop directed by Ken Berry (Editor of CTV’s Traders)
  • 1999: Completed FAVA workshops in directing, cinematography and lighting
  • 1998 – Present: Editor
  • 1998 – Present: Attended various workshops / lectures concerning crucial elements to filmmaking (from grant specifics to film production)

Selected credits:


date production
2002 FAS: STORIES OF HOPE AND HEALING - (producer, director, editor) A look at the effects of Foetal Alcohol Syndrome on the family, community and society. Produced for the Edmonton Community Adult Learning Association.

Short films/videos:

date production
2002 ROLLING – (producer, director, editor, screenplay) A super-16 film, commissioned by FAVA, for a nation-wide showcase as one of FAVA’s many notable filmmakers over the last 20 years.
2001 THE UPGRADE - (producer, director, editor, screenplay) A narrative about the quest for the fruit of knowledge. (Honourable Mention at the 2001 Notion To Motion Red Deer Film Festival) | Screened at the 2002 Next Festival - Edmonton
2000 LA FENETRE – (producer, director, editor, screenplay) A send-up of french new wave cinema. (Best Director – Local Exposure/Local Heroes International Film Festival – Edmonton | Best Editing – U of A Film Zone’s Misfit Short Film Festival – Edmonton | Screened at the 2001 World Track and Field Championships in Edmonton) | Accepted into the Edmonton Comedy Festival - 2003
1999 WHAT IS IT ABOUT CANDACE ? - (producer, director, editor) A video about rumours. (Best Directing – U of A Film Zone’s Misfit Short Film Festival – Edmonton)

Selected Projects:

date production director credit
2002 Old Reliable: a documentary Dave Luxton Cinematographer
2001 The Gary McPherson Story: an Introduction Bob Chelmick Assistant Editor
2001 Peep Show Clinton Carew 2nd Unit Director
2001 Warthog Dave Luxton Dolly Grip
2000 Twist-Off Jason Hanley Editor
2000 Someone To Love Angus Wyatt Assistant Director/Editor
1999 No Problem Eva Colmers Boom Operator

Technical Skills


Strong understanding of both Mac and PC systems and of the following software:

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Image Ready
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Avid Film Composer
  • Final Cut Pro

Engineered and built:

  • Dolly
  • Steadycam
  • Jib
  • Car-mount
  • Remote controlled mini-dolly
  • Rotating Platform