The feature film Closet Monster, from director Stephen Dunn, won the Canadian Goose Prize for Best Canadian Feature Film at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. The film co-stars LeFeaver Talent’s Sofia Banzhaf as Gemma, the best friend of lead character Oscar (Connor Jessup). Sofia’s recent credits include principal roles on Republic of Doyle and Degrassi: Next Class, as well as a recurring role on the upcoming season of Bitten.
Closet Monster also took in awards for Best Director and Best Screenwriter at the 35th Annual Atlantic Film Festival this past week.
Sofia Banzhaf is represented by Karen Bernstein
LeFeaver Talent is pleased to have three nominated artists at this years Montreal English Theatre Awards.
Damien Atkins, Outstanding Lead Performance – Actor, as well as Outstanding New Text (Original or Adaptation), for We Are Not Alone (The Segal Centre for Performing Arts & Crow’s Theatre) as well as
Virgilia Griffith, Outstanding Lead Performance – Actress, as well as Outstanding Emerging Artist – Performance, for Gas Girls (Black Theatre Workshop)
Matthew Tiffin, Outstanding Direction, The Glass Menagerie (Hudson Village Theatre)
You can view all of the nominees HERE.
Damien, Virgilia and Matthew are all represented by Nancy LeFeaver.