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FactualWEST is a one-of-a-kind, one day conference for mid-career and senior creators, producers and crew working in factual, lifestyle, reality and documentary television. We bring together top showrunners, broadcasters, creators and producers for a day of workshops designed to help you increase your skills, learn practical tips and get useful insights you can use move your career and your projects forward.
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Andrew Williamson

Off Island Media
Vancouver, Canada Area

Andrew Williamson is a seasoned producer and director who started OFF ISLAND in 1999 to create content with purpose. He executive produced the critically acclaimed doc-series Emergency Room: Life & Death at VGH for The Knowledge Network/Discovery and High Moon, a pilot co-venture with Universal Cable Productions and Executive Producer Bryan Fuller. He also produced Gastown Gamble for the OWN Network.Andrew is producing Whale and Raven, a Canadian / German feature documentary with the National Film Board of Canada/ARTE and Spiral, a scripted webseries, for TELUS. Andrew previously produced Yukonic,a thirteen-part web-series for the Yukon and Federal Governments which launched in New York’s Times Square.

Andrew was recently VP Production & Digital for Lark Productions where he produced digital and social media campaigns for television series including Motive (CTV), Emergency Room: Life & Death at VGH, Gastown Gamble, The Real Housewives of Vancouver (Shaw) and Mom's A Medium (Corus). Andrew is the founder of Crazy8s and was previously Director of Industrial Relations at the Canadian Media Producers Association. He volunteers with Al Gore’s Climate Reality Project to help educate people about climate change.