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That Higher Level

That Higher Level

| 1 h 14 min

That Higher Levelfollows the 100 musicians who make up the National Youth Orchestra of Canada over the course of two months of training and touring across the country. Embedded with the orchestra throughout, filmmaker John Bolton weaves together footage that captures the essence of the training institute and, eventually, the journey and performances on tour.

  • writer
    John Bolton
  • director
    John Bolton
  • producer
    Shirley Vercruysse
  • director of photography
    Vince Arvidson
  • editor
    Hart Snider
  • sound designer
    Troy Slocum
  • sound recordist
    Jason Milligan
  • production supervisor
    Jennifer Roworth
  • line producer
    Caroline Coutts
  • story consultant
    Hart Snider
  • camera assistant
    Paul Dombrovskis
    Desmond May
  • gaffer
    Paul Dombrovskis
  • key grip
    Paul Dombrovskis
  • camera crane operator
    Garrett Lalonde
    Ken Woznow
  • production assistant
    Muhammad Talha Naeem
  • technical coordinator
    Wes Machnikowski
  • assistant editor
    Ashley Lynch
  • graphic designer
    Jenny Breukelman
  • online editor
    Serge Verreault
  • re-recording mixer
    Jean Paul Vialard
  • studio administrator
    Carla Jones
  • production coordinator
    Kristyn Stilling
    Krista McMillan
  • stills photographer
    Emily Cooper
    Jeff Topham
    Kevin Kelly
  • marketing manager
    Catherine Veitch
  • publicist
    Katja De Bock
  • executive director
    Barbara Smith
  • artistic director
    Barbara Smith
  • production director
    Jonathan Welmers
  • tour director
    Jonathan Welmers
  • operations manager
    Bo Lee
  • director, philanthropy & communications
    Kate Eccles
  • manager, graphic design
    Victoria Kotyck
  • manager, visual communication
    Victoria Kotyck
  • manager, external relations
    Blanche Israël
  • manager, marketing & communications
    Dan McKinnon
  • administration officer
    Marjorie Maltais
  • production staff
    David Popoff
    James Tizzard
    Lauren Scobie
  • conductor
    Jonathan Darlington
  • executive producer
    Shirley Vercruysse


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