DARCY VAN POELGEEST
writer. director.
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Darcy is a 3 time Leo Award nominated director and editor. His 30 min documentary Dare to Care won Best Film at Toronto’s COMMFFEST in 2010 and is distributed by the National Film Board of Canada (NFB). Darcy’s short film, CORVUS (2012) screened at festivals world-wide including Toronto After Dark, Vancouver International Film Festival and Sci-Fi-London. CORVUS has been nominated for 3 Golden Sheaf Awards, 9 American Maverick Movie Awards, and 7 Leo Awards including Best Director. CORVUS also became the #1 selling short film in Canada on iTunes and remains one of the all time best sellers. Darcy’s newest short film The Orchard (2014) recently received a bravoFACT Award and is currently in post-production.

Darcy is also an accomplished commercial director working with top advertising agencies including Cossette, Taxi and DDB. DVP's commercial work is available through Circle Productions & LIS entertainment