Biofilm MEDIA is a video & digital design company born from extensive cross-disciplinary experience in life sciences & digital media. Our aim is to contribute to the success and growth of the life sciences community.
bio — [biology] the study of living organisms.
film — a thin skin or membrane; [movies] a perforated strip of transparent material intended for the recording and reproduction of sound and images.
MEDIA — the means of communication that reaches or influences people widely; [sing. medium] an intervening substance through which a force acts or an effect is produced; a nutrient medley designed to facilitate the growth of living cells.
Brian Calvert MSc
Principal | Producer
Brian Calvert received his MSc degree (Microbiology & Immunology) from the University of Saskatchewan where his graduate work focused on characterizing a novel putative metastasis suppressor gene. He moved to Vancouver to join the biotech sector, and quickly became a project manager for the UBC-based start-up, Inimex Pharmaceuticals. He moved on to join the Applied Science division of global healthcare Goliath, Roche. Brian has also been producing digital media content over 10 years ago and has now produced more than 80 digital media projects for online, TV and multimedia applications. Biofilm MEDIA is the convergence of his unique cross-disciplinary experience.
Director of Photography
Jason Pope has been in film and television since graduating from the Cinematography for Film and Video program at Capilano University. Jason is an experienced Director of Photography and Senior Segment Producer for Novus TV. As a film consultant for Kaleidoscope, an organization that provides film production training to youth looking for a path to employment, he embraces the opportunity to share his experience. Jason and Brian have been collaborating for nearly ten years.
Director of Photography
Brandon holds an Advanced Diploma in Motion Picture Production from Capilano University and is currently the Creative Video Director at Broadway Church. He has been successful in the film festival world and has had several wins and nominations to his credit. Brandon has also created content for various non-profit organizations in Uganda and Haiti, as he enjoys using his skill set to tell stories that inspire change.
Mark A. Woodman
Mark A. Woodman is a 'Do-It-All' designer that began his career in Interior Design and Architectural Technology before shifting his attentions to Graphic and Web design. Woodman's journey in the arts began in the mid-1990s, with notable accomplishments that include back-to-back digital design awards from Applied Arts Magazine and his work on the Man Scout campaign, for which he earned four Big Rock 'Eddies'. Having collaborated for over a decade, Mark and Brian have an extensive portfolio of visual design and video pieces.