Pablo was born and raised in the Northwest Territories. His professional career began at the Western Academy of Photography studying photojournalism, and continued at the Gulf Islands Film & Television School, producing his first film, the award winning short doc “After The War” . Pablo is a sought after expert in Northern documentary / factual tv, photojournalism, media-arts advocacy /education. Pablo is working hard to develop a sustainable and culturally significant film/tv industry in northern Canada and to turn the fledgling Yellowknife market into the world’s premier stage for circumpolar films.
Pablo is a leader in the Northern film, television, and media-arts community with 20 years of production experience. As the long time President of Western Arctic Moving Pictures (WAMP) and the Yellowknife International Film Festival (YKIFF), he continues to push WAMP / YKIFF and it’s members into major player status in the circumpolar film industry.
As an active media-arts educator and mentor, Pablo regularly organizes and facilitates film and photo related workshops and mentors youth across the North. He co-wrote and developed an extensive photography curriculum for teens and educators with the Frozen Eyes Photographic Society. Pablo co-founded both Cinema Politica Yellowknife and the NWT Professional Media Association and is the current Vice President of the Dead North Film Festival.
Selected Credits (For Pablo’s full portfolio, please visit: IMDb)