about

Geordie Day is a documentary filmmaker, and television producer/director. His films have played on television, demand services, and in theatres at festivals and screenings, around the world.

In 2017 he co-produced, Charles Manson: Final words, which contained the last ever recorded interviews with Manson. The film aired on REELZ, and was featured on TMZ, Megan Kelly Live, in Rolling Stone, Billboard Magazine, and The New York Times.

Over the course of the last two years, Geordie has directed 21 episodes of The Shocking Truth and 33 episodes of Sex, Lies and Murder. Both true crime shows, airing on REELZ in the US and other stations internationally.

His 2015 documentary, Unnatural Enemies looks at Alberta’s controversial wolf management polices, including its use of wire snares, strychnine poisoning and bounty hunters. The film won the prestigious Genesis Award handed out by the American Humane Society.

His 2016 Film, Born Blue chronicles a team of doctors from all over the world who travel to Guyana, South America, to perform heart surgeries on children and to establish a sustainable cardiology program. The film aired on CBC’s Documentary Channel and won an Anthem Award for Best International Documentary. It was screened in Guyana in front of the Prime Minister and Minister of Health to lobby for a change in healthcare policy.

Geordie’s latest film, Tough Guy: The Bob Probert story, is an intimate portrait of the life and career of the legendary NHL enforcer, including never before heard interviews with Probert conducted just before he died. It's been written about in The Detroit Free Press, Barstool Sports and USA Today. After a film festival run this spring, the documentary will be released in in select theatres throughout the United States.

 

awards & recognitions

Charles Manson: The Final Words

Best Dramatic Documentary

Atlanta Docufest

Official Selection

Red Rock Film Fest

Official Selection

Calgary Underground Film Fest

Born Blue

Best International Documentary

Anthem Film Festival

Unnatural Enemies: The War on Wolves

International TV Documentary

Genesis Award

Best Film

Through Their Eyes Film Festival

Official Selection

Nature Namur Festival International

Official Selection

Wildlife Conservation Film Festival

Official Selection

International Wildlife Film Festival

contact

 

 

 

geordiedday@gmail.com

Tel: (403) 875-3155

 

press

2018

Documentary about late NHL enforcer Bob Probert full of bare-knuckles honesty

‘Tough Guy’ Trailer: Docu On NHL Star & “Bruise Brother” Bob Probert Explores His Troubles On & Off The Ice​

MOVIE REVIEWS

Tough Guy: The Bob Probert Story

Tough Guy: New documentary examines human side of Bob Probert

Bob Probert's widow cherishes memories in new documentary

Bob Probert movie a heart-breaking mix of honesty and tender humanity

 

Documentary of hockey legend Bob Probert premieres in his home city of Windsor

Bob Probert film a mix of former Red Wing's toughness, tenderness, troubles

Trailer for 'Tough Guy: The Bob Probert Story' is out -- watch here​

Calgary filmmaker Geordie Day looks at the hard life of NHL enforcer Bob Probert

Trailer for new documentary on life of Bob Probert released​

“The Bob Probert Story” Movie

Tough Guy: The Bob Probert Story (2018)

Exclusive Clip From TOUGH GUY: THE BOB PROBERT STORY

Tough Guy: The Bob Probert Story

The Story of Bob Probert

2017

Health documentary launched, business community engaged for support

 

Launch of 'Born Blue' documentary

2016

16 Rising stars of film and TV from Alberta

How the wolf became Alberta's scapegoat - National Observer 

 

New doc puts spotlight on wolf killings in Alberta - Red Deer Advocate

 

Calgary documentary about wolves wins Humane Society's Genesis Award - Calgary Herald

 

A sliced jugular, a suicide attempt and addiction: gut-wrenching documentary explores ex-NHLer Clint Malarchuk's life - Calgary Herald

 

2015

 

 Wild Things: Alberta's 'war on wolves' highlighted in documentary - Calgary Herald 

 

Special Report: Unnatural Enemies - Defender Radio

 

2014

 

Young filmmaker offers unvarnished history lesson with CBC doc about Alberta - Calgary Herald

 

Geordie Day Storyhive Interview - Jay Runham