About

wa•ter•shed [wotershéd]

  1. The whole gathering ground of a river system
  2. A turning point

Watershed Productions Inc. creates essential documentary films and offers full video production services for mission driven organizations and individuals.

Watershed Productions. Our Stories are Worth Telling.


Amy Bohigian – Filmmaker/Media Artist

Amy owns and operates Watershed Productions Inc., a video production company based in Nelson, BC, where she has directed and produced several video based projects across sectors and platforms to create social impact. 

As an independent filmmaker, Amy has directed and produced award-winning films funded by the NFB and distributed by Films Media Group. Her latest documentaries, Dreamers and Dissidents (2015) and Only in Nelson (2019), were both commissioned by British Columbia’s public broadcaster, Knowledge Network. As a new media artist, Amy has been an artist-in-residence and received several major project grants to exhibit works various galleries and venues across Canada.

She has been a guest lecturer and faculty member with the Digital Arts and New Media Program at Selkirk College in Nelson BC since 2012. She founded the Summer Film Camp for Youth in 2007 and has instructed hundreds of youth in all aspects of filmmaking. She earned her Master’s Degree in Education from Harvard University (1999) and holds an Advanced Degree for Independent Digital Film Program from Selkirk College (2007.) Amy was named Nelson BC’s cultural ambassador (2014) in the category of film/video production and was selected as a fellow for the Hot Docs Accelerator Program (2014.)

Ben Euerby – Composer

After 15 years of writing music for film and TV, Ben Euerby’s music credits span genres and platforms from documentaries with Knowledge Network, trailers for Red Bull Media House, and commercial music for Global TV. Growing up in Nelson BC, Ben graduated from the Selkirk College Contemporary Music and Technology Program with a Diploma in Composition. 

Bohdan Doval – Cinematographer

Raised in the Kootenays, Bohdan Doval has been behind the camera for over a decade, creating stunning images from mountain tops to the streets of Nelson. He founded Bohdan Doval Digital Media a few years ago and continues to produce high quality footage for multiple clients. Bohdan has led the camera unit with Watershed Productions Inc. on several media projects over the past five years, including a tourism series, multiple awareness campaigns and documentary features.

Bryan Webb – Animator/Graphics

Bryan is a freelance media professional who, after living in Nelson BC for many years, is now based in Winnipeg, MB. He has worked with Watershed Productions Inc. in a variety of capacities including visual effects/animator on several documentary projects. He graduated from Selkirk College Digital Arts and New Media Program with top honours where he was also an instructor in the program. 

 

Jane Byers – Writer

Jane Byers has published two poetry collections, Acquired Community, (2016, Caitlin Press-Dagger Editions), a 2017 Goldie Award Winner for Poetry and Steeling Effects (2014, Caitlin Press). Jane has had poems and essays published in literary journals in Canada, the U.S. and England, including Best Canadian Poetry 2014. Jane’s forthcoming memoir, Small Courage (Caitlin Press) is forthcoming (Fall 2020).

John Tucker – Sound Design and Mix

John Tucker is a Gemini Award winning sound designer, editor and composer. His work has appeared on CBS, ABC, FOX, PBS, HBO, CBC, YTV and TeleToon. He is a long time faculty member at Selkirk College, teaching in the Music Program with the School of the Arts. He has received Canada Council Grants for audio production. He was the sound editor and designer for Dreamers and Dissidents and Only in Nelson.