White Owl Film Studios

Revolutionizing Film Production in Northern Ontario

with Cutting-Edge Technology from Volume Global​

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Welcome to White Owl Film Studios

White Owl Film Studios is a First Nation, indigenous-owned multimedia company. We are dedicated to providing unparalleled film and television production facilities. Using the expertise of Volume Global, we're setting new benchmarks in the entertainment industry.

White Owl Film Studios

In association with Volume.Global

We are happy to announce that our new location is currently under construction!

White Owl Film Studios - more than just a production space.

From local productions to international blockbusters, White Owl Film Studios is the chosen destination for creators. Stay tuned for Deerslayer, (prequel To The Last of the Mohicans) set to be produced at our facility.​

Technology & Innovation

With Volume Global as our technology advisor, we're at the forefront of film production technology. From the success of the first air-supported sound stage in Yonkers, New York, to leading a virtual production in Regina, Saskatchewan, Volume Global's expertise is evident in every corner of our studio.

Pop-up Soundstage

Experience our 35ft high clear span soundstage, designed to cater to diverse production needs. Built on the traditional land of the Wahnapitae First Nation, our facility emphasizes cultural recognition in a modern technological space.

LED Volume

In collaboration with Volume Global, we're proud to introduce Canada's first air-supported 20k soundstage with a built-in LED wall, offering filmmakers unparalleled visual effects opportunities.

Leadership

Roy Roque

CEO - White Owl Film Studios

Driven, tenacious entrepreneurial strategist with a proven track record of driving organizational success through proactive, result-oriented leadership. Transitioning from a successful career as a supervisor with INCO Limited (mining) before attaining his real estate license, Roy has established and operates a diverse portfolio of businesses both on and off-reserve. Co-owner and leader of Creator's Choice cultivation, White Owl distribution, Roque construction, N2N Trading Company, White Birch Post & Rocky's WFN. Roy is skilled in multi-role management, fostering alignment with company principles, and making informed and strategic decisions in weekly officer meetings.

Professional Experience:

Michael Hamilton-Wright

President - White Owl Film Studios

Michael has been involved in the media industry for over twenty-five years in various positions in agency packaging, development, distribution, financing, and production. Throughout his career, he has enjoyed stints at 20th Century Fox, Ninth House, Warner Brothers, Triad Artists, Samuel Goldwyn & Silverscreen Pictures. Michael has produced over 15 feature films and tv pilots including writing and directing a Stephen king film. Michael has created innovative, online-interactive live action games while continuing to write content for studios and various independent film and tv companies.

He majored in physics at the University of Western Ontario, and also has a degree in Economics from Concordia University. He is presently completing the Executive MBA program at USC in Los Angeles. he has two daughters and enjoys writing, triathlons, skiing and hiking wherever he may be producing his next film or tv project. Michael is a member of the PGA, WGA and WGC.