Marc Roussel is a Toronto-based filmmaker trained at Humber College and The New York Film Academy. He supports his filmmaking by working in the editorial departments on various TV series', TV movies and feature films such as The Skulls 2 and 3, Breakfast with Scot, Where the Truth Lies, Adoration, Chloe, Barney’s Version and Devil's Knot.
He has written and directed the short films Dear Barry, Dead Clown, Sweet Tooth (which won third prize at the 24hr Toronto Film Challenge in 2006), Alchemy (a Mobifest, Wildsound Feedback Film Festival and Renderyard 1-Minute Film Festival winner), Rewind My Love and The Elusive Man.
His new short film, The Sweetest Hippopotamus, is a BravoFACT and can now be seen on BravoFact's Youtube channel and here on Vimeo.
Remote, produced through his company Red Sneakers Media in 2008, has screened at over 40 film festivals worldwide over a three year run, picked up 11 awards and was nominated for a Director's Guild of Canada award for Best Short Film.