ABOUT

March Mercanti is a filmmaker living in Toronto, Canada specializing in writing, directing, producing and editing.

His scripted fictional work has elements of surrealism while remaining inherently human. In 2018 March will be directing a short narrative film called Clean Ice with the support of the Ontario Arts Council.  

Day to day March works on several documentary based projects - he finds stories and stories seem to find him. Recently, March has been working with CBC Arts documenting various artist processes and stories. 

 

FILM AWARDS

BEST COMEDY FILM - Interurban Film Festival 2016 - Face Wash

BEST COMEDY FILM - Toronto Short Film Festival 2016 - “Guess Who’s Not Coming To Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner?”

BEST PICTURE- YoungCuts Film Festival 2015 - "Guess Who's Coming To Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner?"

BEST DIRECTOR - Toronto Film School Festival of Films 2014 - Bow To Your Prince

DOCUMENTARY AWARDS

BEST DOCUMENTARY - Plymouth Film Festival 2017 - Harley

BEST DOCUMENTARY - Ottawa's Digi60 Film Festival Competition 2014 - Toy Boy

BEST DOCUMENTARY - Toronto Film School Festival of Films 2013 - Don't Get Mad, Just Get Used To It

ACHIEVEMENT IN FILM DIRECTION - Toronto Youth Shorts Film Festival 2013 - Don't Get Mad, Just Get Used To It