Last Summer – Tap Root Actors Academy

When Ellie receives the news that their best friend Sam is leaving for art school the next morning, it seems like their entire summer together has been ruined. With the help of their friends, not only do they experience the night of their lives, but they find courage within their hearts to make it count.

DDG is a contributing member of Tap Root Actors Academy. Providing education, mentorship, technical consultation, equipment, and post production services for the camp’s original films.

  • Client Tap Root Actors Academy
  • Production company Tap Root Actors Academy, DDG
  • Director Barry Bilinsky
  • featuringKaylan LavaleeJasmine PaulKagen McnamaraAmelia Mclintock HardyAdrienne LynisRoss HopeCadence BreretonGavin HardyCameron LavioletteRiley GladueKash ThompsonParis PoitrasBarry Bilinsky
  • assistant directorKerry Johnson
  • acting mentorJillian Dion
  • executive producerTantoo Cardinal
  • produced byGrace Hardy
  • production coordinatorKennedy Whitford
  • production assistantBlake Thompson
  • director of photographyBrock Davis Mitchell
  • camera assistantAdelle White
  • key grip & gafferBraden Dereniwski
  • gripSpencer Blyan
  • sound operatorAriana Brophy
  • makeup artistRiley Gladue
  • assisted byTeanna Cardinal
  • collaborative writersRoss HopeTeanna CardinalGavin HardyJasmine PaulRiley GladueAdrienne LynisParis PoitrasKash ThompsonKaylan LavaleeBarry Bilinsky
  • cree translationsMarjorie White
  • featuring artwork byRiley Gladue & Kaylan Lavalee
  • editor & finishingBrock Davis Mitchell
  • catering provided byJack & Donna Lynis
  • volunteersDarren WhitfordRandal Hardy
  • produced with the support ofIndigenous Screen OfficeDeluxe Design GroupKikino Métis Settlement