J.R. McCONVEY

SESQUI: The Future is Now Behind Me

August 24, 2017

After nearly two years, I’m wrapping up my time with SESQUI, a Canada 150 project for which I served as Director of Digital. SESQUI is the most complicated production I’ve ever worked on. Its activities… Read More

Back at the Desk

July 18, 2017

After an extended period of focusing on production work, I’m back at the writing desk this summer, feeling buoyed by a few recent credits: “The Ouroboros” is a piece I contributed to EVENT’s Notes on… Read More

Hugh Gibson’s The Stairs: the greatest Toronto doc?

October 11, 2016

Praise continues to roll in for Hugh Gibson’s documentary, The Stairs. In a recent review, CBC called it “a truly empathetic and emotionally-resonating picture of a community long ignored by Torontonians.” The film, which I… Read More