Lloyd Salomone and Jonathan Collicott are the principal members of the creative team associated with researching, developing and producing the HOUSING FIRST! documentary media project.
Lloyd is a researcher, writer and producer. He owns Flower Power Production Inc., a documentary film & digital media production company based in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. Since 2003, Lloyd has been actively developing, producing and distributing documentary media content for television broadcast, online streaming, interactive websites, and educational purposes. He has produced over ten documentary media projects with the National Film Board of Canada, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, Bravo Channel; and with researchers at various institutions in Canada (i.e. Beaverbrook Art Gallery, New Brunswick Museum, Laurentian University, John Howard Society of Fredericton). He also wrote a non-fiction book and is researching a second. Lloyd is a member of the Documentary Organization of Canada (DOC) and a board member with DOC Atlantic, and a co-founder of DOCTalks Festival & Symposium.
Jonathan is a researcher, writer, cinematographer and director. He will be the Director for the HOUSING FIRST! documentary media project. Jon has a passion for creating stories on the screen and has worked in film & television since 1997. Over the years, he has worked on programs that aired on History Television, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery and Bravo; and that were produced in association with the National Film Board of Canada. Jonathan has worked in many different roles on dramatic and documentary films, including - research, screenwriting, directing, producing, camera and editing. In addition to freelance film and CBC news camera work, he also taught the art and practice of documentary and dramatic filmmaking as Head of the Film & Media Production Program at daVinci College.