Bow and Arrow – Reuben and the Dark

The narrative film adaptation of Bow and Arrow, as performed by Reuben and the Dark, follows the story of a young boy and his father as they struggle to cope with the loss of a loved one, and their family’s dissolution.

Bow and Arrow opens with Eli and Joel in the midst of resentment towards one another on their family farm. Eli’s father Joel, unable to regain his emotional strength, has become completely absent and begins to take his frustration and sorrow out on Eli, subsequently leading to an exponential point of fear and chaos.

  • Client Reuben and the Dark
  • Production company DDG
  • Director Brock Davis Mitchell
  • AgencyArts and Crafts
  • Director of PhotographyNick Thomas
  • Assistant DirectorChris Krieger
  • Camera AssistantChantelle Kolesnik
  • Key GripAnish Bahl
  • Production AssistantJaimie Stewart
  • Set ConstructionBrendan KaneSAK Construction
  • StarringMark KryskoJoshua BurgerDaniel McDougall
  • Special ThanksMuchFactJonathan Shedletzky - Arts and CraftsBled Celhyka - Arts and CraftsDan Owen - OCL studiosTravis Eklund - Wineglass RanchJohn Scott - John Scott ProductionsLaura Jauch - McDougall Stoney Mission SocietyIan Pacitti - Prem SteelCarla Brown - Platinum Talent ManagementRosalie TarrantLori-Anne EklundBrian KentBrenda BurgerCole BinderRachel HallKyle SmithChad KolesnikCharlene KolesnikMichelle KornfieldSarah Hutchings
  • Produced with the financial assistance ofMuchFacta division of Bell Media Inc.