About Us
Night is Y is a Toronto-based production company that produces cutting edge, high quality films and series that might otherwise be viewed as risky by contemporary studios. Uniting the talents of filmakers, artists, actors and musisians, the company is driven by the common goal of creating visually stunning, dynamic stories with artistic risk and rigour.
D.W. Waterson
D.W. Waterson is the director & creator of the award winning digital series That’s My DJ. Recently winning Best Director at NYTVF, TO Webfest, Vancouver WebFest and nominated for a Canadian Screen Award, Waterson was signed to GERSH agency. The creative force behind multiple music videos Waterson has dedicated herself to uniting the talents of artists to tell visually stunning, dynamic stories.
James Poremba
James Poremba works primarily out of Toronto, Canada as a Cinematographer and Steadicam Operator. James has immersed himself in the many facets of the profession over the last decade, diving into narrative, documentary and corporate/commercial projects.
Maureen Grant
Maureen Grant is an editor in both narrative and documentary with over 10 years of industry experience, bringing a background in visual art to her work. Following her 2013 residency at the Canadian Film Centre in the Editors Lab, she edited the shorts Life on Juniper (Comic-Con Intl '15) and STILL, which premiered at TIFF and was part of the 2014 Canada’s Top Ten Festival.
    Simone Smith
    Simone Smith is a Toronto-based film editor and Canadian Film Centre alumni. She has edited multiple award winning short films and most recently completing her second feature film SUCK IT UP which premiered at SLAMDANCE.
      AJ McLauchlin
      AJ is a colourist working in Toronto for the last 10 years in film, television, web and commercial. He has worked on projects featured in film festivals such as TIFF, Sundance, After Dark, Fantasia and Slamdance to name a few.