Insight Productions - Documentary Reel
Insight Productions Ltd.
Insight, along with MET Films, co-produced a feature length documentary and a personal passion project based on the Canadian story of Greenpeace, How To Change The World. The documentary was nominated in the World Cinema Documentary Competition and debuted to great acclaim, winning two awards after its world premiere on opening night of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. It has continued to pick up numerous other awards since its then, including most recently the Pare Lorentz International Documentary Association Award (IDA Award). Insight’s most recent feature documentary, Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind, is an intimate look at the life and career of one of Canada’s most beloved musical icons. The film made its world premiere at the 2019 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival and was released theatrically in the summer and broadcast on CBC in late 2019. The film was released theatrically in 2019 and broadcast on CBC in 2020. The documentary made its UK Festival premiere at Doc N Roll in London in November 2019 and was virtually released in the US by Greenwich Entertainment in May 2020 to very positive reviews. Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind was also featured in Rolling Stone Magazine. Insight has produced 6 seasons of A&E’s international format Intervention.