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The following demo reel includes a selection of films featuring CJ McGillivray. Her various roles explore a broad range of absurdist comedy, romance and intimate drama.

For a complete summary of her film acting experience, please refer to her acting resume. Recent credits include the reckless romance Argentum, The Curse of Maggie Boon, Romeo and Juliet, Love Empire, Werewolf EyesPhoebe and Bianca Sitting in a Tree and Intercession.

 

BEHIND THE CAMERA

CJ McGillivray also has experience working as a composer, screenwriter and production designer for independent short films. Here is a selection of her recent work:

Trailer for Shades of Us by CJ McGillivray

Almost There by CJ McGillivray and Davin Reid

Starring CJ McGillivray and Davin Reid. Directed by CJ McGillivray and Davin Reid, produced by Jackson Davies, cinematography by Diego Arias Montoya, editing by CJ McGillivray, shot on location in Vancouver, British Columbia, featuring The First Day of My Life by Bright Eyes.

CORPORATE

CJ McGillivray also does corporate videography and film editing for marketing campaigns. Here is a selection of her corporate videography.

Announcing the Offsets & Oddities Sale

Concept, sound and video editing, sourcing of royalty free music and visuals and creation of text graphics by CJ McGillivray; poster graphic by Lorelle Kjarsgaard. Featuring royalty free and licensed music including Live Worms by Josh Lippi & The Overtimers, Psychedelicacy by Doug Maxwell, A Young Man by ALBIS, Outlet by Silent Partner and Ticket To Nowhere Man and Yeah by Audionautix, both licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License. Video created with 0 hours of filming and 14 hours of editing.

Introducing the Limited Edition Gold Ibanez TS9

Videography and editing by CJ McGillivray. Shot on a Canon Rebel TS5 with an 18-55 mm lens. Created in 15 minutes of filming and 45 minutes of editing.

#Recordingmonth Giveaway

Stop motion photography, editing and concept by CJ McGillivray. Shot on a Canon Rebel TS5 with an 18-55 mm lens. Created in 2 hours of filming and 2.5 hours of editing.

Announcing The Acoustic Drum Sale

Starring Carlos Valdes and Eugene Chong with sound recording, filming, editing and concept by CJ McGillivray, poster graphic by Lorelle Kjarsgaard and Eugene Chong as dolly grip and additional setup assistance from Peter Wingham. Original music composed by Carlos Valdes. Created in 2 hours of filming and 3 hours of editing.

Telefest Series: Introducing the Fender American Pro Telecaster

Starring Ed Laslo with sound recording, filming and editing by CJ McGillivray; original music composed by Ed Laslo. Created in 1.5 hours of filming and 4 hours of editing.

Telefest Series: Introducing the Fender Offset Telecaster

Starring Billy Muldoon with sound recording, filming and editing by CJ McGillivray; original music composed by Billy Muldoon. Created in 1 hour of filming and 3 hours of editing.

Give Cool Series: Looking for the Perfect Guitar?

Concept, editing and text graphics by CJ McGillivray. Created with 0 hours of filming and 3 hours of editing.

Give Cool Series: Looking for the Perfect Keyboard or Synth?

Concept, editing and text graphics by CJ McGillivray. Created with 0 hours of filming and 1.5 hours of editing.

RECENT PROJECTS

The following portfolio details a selection of recent film contracts for CJ McGillivray, encompassing her work as an actor, composer, screenwriter and production designer. For more details on her production experience in both film and theatre please refer to her production resume and design portfolio.