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Name: Zack Amzallag
Lives in: Toronto, Canada
Company: Caulfield Contemporary
Occupation: Actor, Director, Producer and Screenwriter
Film (Short and Comedy) Actor When two employees at an art gallery realize they've thrown out a piece of contemporary art, thinking it was trash, they race to recreate the piece before anyone finds out.
Television (Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Actor The six-person crew of a derelict spaceship awakens from stasis in the farthest reaches of space. Their memories wiped clean, they have no recollection of who they are or how they got on board. The only clue to their identities is a cargo bay full of weaponry and a destination: a remote mining colony that is about to become a war zone. With no idea whose side they are on, they face a deadly decision. Will these amnesiacs turn their backs on history, or will their pasts catch up with them?
TV Movie (Comedy) Actor An infamous viral star, the parents of a faded viral star, and the creator of the world's latest controversial trend, are all selected for a documentary to showcase the ups and downs of having your fifteen minutes.
Film (Short, Crime, Drama and Mystery) Actor When out of work actor Max witnesses the murder of successful film producer and longtime restaurant patron during his shift at the restaurant, he is thrust into a moral dilemma that will change the course of his life. But not in the way that he intended... Kitsch, campy and playfully self-aware, Shooting Horses will have you on the edge of your seat until the very last frame. Written by Zack Amzallag
Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Pierson Vallis has hit rock bottom, and desperately needs to clean himself up. But before he can get his life back on track- if he wants to keep his job as a private eye- he'll have to solve this one very bizarre case.
Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Follow the lives of three of the world's top professional sauna competitors as they train for the A.S.C.C (The Sweat Cup). This comedy mocukmentary documents Stevie (an ambitious Australian) , Suzzette (a radical feminist breaking down the barriers of the male dominated sauna circuit) and Micheal (an arrogant Frenchman) and their quest for steamy, sweaty glory! Written by Anonymous
Television (Crime and Drama) Actor Character-driven drama, 19-2 revolves around the day-to-day life of two unwilling partners of the Montreal Police Department, Officers Nick Barron and Ben Chartier. These two beat cops patrol the urban sprawl of downtown's 19th district, in cruiser No. 2. 19-2 is about the tensions and bonds that develop between two incompatible men of very different temperaments and life experiences. Over time, Nick and Ben's mistrust and antagonism for each other give way to moments of mutual respect and a wavering chance at a true partnership. As Season 1 progresses, we also get to know the tight-knit squad of 19. We see friendship and enmity, loyalty and betrayal. The series delivers in portraying the unpredictability and fragility of the world of a beat cop through moments of life-threatening intensity to its characters, both on and off duty, cementing 19-2 as a powerful character study and a gripping police drama. Written by Sphere Media Plus
Film (Short and Drama) Actor 'Rats' is a short neo-noir film set in modern Toronto. It relates the story of Kev and Benz, two petty teenagers. The viewer follows them for one full day, during which their whole life changes as they find themselves at the wrong place at the wrong time. They are falsely accused of turning in a small-time dealer, Jafar, and every choice they make that day are going to lead them to a disastrous consequence. 'Rats' takes place in known vistas of Toronto as well as more underground ones where sewer rats like to wander. Written by Anonymous
A Family Affair
Film (Short, Comedy, Drama and Family) Actor Paul has been the victim of overly controlling women for the better part of his life - first his mother, now his wife. With only his meek father to come to his defense, Paul will now be forced to discover what it is that will finally give him a moment of respite from these wretched, yet incredibly alluring shrews. Written by Anonymous
A Stranger in My Home
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Film (Short and Drama) Actor A man suffers trauma of a past event that may not have been all that it seemed.
The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet
Film (Action, Adventure, Drama and Family) Actor T.S. Spivet lives on a ranch in Montana with his mother who is obsessed with the morphology of beetles, his father (a cowboy born a hundred years too late) and his 14 year-old sister who dreams of becoming Miss America. T.S. is a 10 year-old prodigy with a passion for cartography and scientific inventions. One day, he receives an unexpected call from the Smithsonian museum telling him that he is the winner of the very prestigious Baird prize for his discovery of the perpetual motion machine and that he is invited to a reception in his honor where he is expected to give a speech. Without telling anyone, he sets out on a freight train across the U.S.A. to reach Washington DC. There is also Layton, twin brother of T.S., who died in an accident involving a firearm in the family's barn, which no one ever speaks of. T.S. was with him, measuring the scale of the gunshots for an experiment, and he doesn't understand what happened. Written by Anonymous
Film (Short, Drama, Family and Romance) Actor A myriad of life memories play back within the mind of an 80 year old man Billy, as he observes his love Sophie taking her last breaths as he sits at her bedside. The words 'I'm Sorry' spoken to Billy within each scene but in different contexts tell a heartfelt story about love, life and loss. Written by Bultz, Lauren Wise
Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Rick, an old timer, struggles with the fast-paced technological world evolving around him. Will his resistance to conform be his downfall....or moment of glory?
Film (Short and Drama) Actor A chance encounter on a New York City street, leaves a man with something to think about.
Film (Short and Drama) Actor Dylan is a young woman housed in a trauma that limits her spirit for life.
Television (Crime) Actor Inheriting Trouble explores the drama surrounding the distribution of contentious estates of celebrities, politicians, and notable persons.
Television (Documentary) Actor When marriages fail, divorce can turn ugly and even deadly. What was once a passionate union becomes spite, greed, backstabbing, and betrayal. 'Fatal Vows explores tumultuous, shocking, and high-stake divorces and the deadly murders linked to them. Guiding viewers through these passionate accounts of love gone wrong are Dr. Stacy Kaiser, a psychotherapist and relationship expert, and Dr. Brian Russell, a forensic psychologist and attorney. From husbands, wives, children, grandparents, mistresses and friends, divorce can lead even the most unthinkable people to commit murder. Written by Investigation Discovery
Film (Drama, Fantasy, Romance and Sci-Fi) Actor Adam is a seemingly ordinary guy in a very extraordinary universe. He lives humbly trying to make ends meet, but his romantic spirit holds on to the memory of a girl he loved once upon a time from another world, an inverted affluent world with its own gravity, directly above but beyond reach... a girl named Eden. Their childhood flirtation becomes an impossible love. But when he catches a glimpse of grownup Eden on television, nothing will get in the way of getting her back... Not even the law or science! Written by Onyx Films
Un tueur si proche
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Audience Award (ACTRA Montreal Short Film Festival 2012)
Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theater (New York, NY)
Dov-S-Simens' 2 Day Film School
Concordia University (Montreal, QC)