Welcome to Ego Film Arts.
You can find information about my films on IMDB and basic facts about my work and life on Wikipedia.
See below for a more detailed bio, to find out about my other work, and to get in touch with my agents.

Theatre, Music & Opera

  • Tamboura

    Collaboration with Daniel Lanois and The Modern School of Film, 2015

    Short film for album "Flesh and Machine"

    Read about "Flesh and Machine"

  • Così fan tutte

    Canadian Opera Company, 2014

    Watch preview on YouTube

  • Feng Yi Ting

    Theatrical Premiere of the opera by Guo Wenjing

    Spoleto Festival USA

    Lincoln Center Festival, 2012

    Luminato Festival, 2013

    Watch preview on YouTube

    Watch rehearsal highlights on YouTube

  • Cruel and Tender

    North American Premiere of the play by Martin Crimp

    Canadian Stage, Toronto, 2012

  • Eh Joe

    Samuel Beckett’s Centenary Celebration

    The Gate Theatre, Dublin

    The Duke of York’s Theatre, London, 2006

    Lincoln Center Festival, New York, 2008

    Read review in the New York Times

  • Die Walküre


    Canadian Opera Company, Spring 2004 and Winter 2014

    Full Cycle, 2006

  • Coke Machine Glow

    Gord Downie solo album, 2001

    Collaboration and Classical guitar on two songs

  • Dr. Ox's Experiment

    World Premiere of the opera by Gavin Bryars, libretto by Blake Morrison

    English National Opera, Summer 1998

  • Elsewhereless

    Premiere production of the opera by Rodney Sharman, libretto by Egoyan

    Tapestry Music

    World premiere, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Toronto, Spring 1998

    Remounted at the National Arts Centre, Ottawa, and the Vancouver Playhouse.

  • Bolex/Sextet

    Collaboration with Nexus/Steve Reich, commissioned by Autumn Leaf Performance

    Live music/film projection piece

    Walter Hall, Toronto, 1997

  • Salome

    Canadian Opera Company, Fall 1996

    Houston Grand Opera, Winter 1997

    Vancouver Opera, Fall 1997

    Canadian Opera Company remount, Winter 2002, Spring 2013

  • Phantom Screen

    Premiere production by Rodney Sharman, text by Egoyan

    Victoria Symphony, Spring 1991

    University of Victoria Centre, Victoria

Art Installations & Short Films