Director – Writer
Sid Zanforlin is a Chilean Canadian from Montreal that is deeply rooted by three different languages and cultures. His personal films display his love of the horror and sci-fi genres by reflecting his passion for Latin American magic realism, themes of identity and the complexity of being an outsider. He is a CFC graduate with a background as an Iatse cameraman, theatre director, writer/director of many shorts, music videos and countless episodes of true crime shows.
Sid Zanforlin has won a Mecca award for “Theatrical Revelation” of the season, has been nominated for a Banff Television award, his shorts have won many awards including Best Short at the Fantasia Film Festival and his music videos have been on display at various museums including the MAC. His two horror anthology features have had theatrical release in North America and are currently on Hulu, Amazon and Shudder. Sid Zanforlin has recently been the series director for the true crime show “Fatal Vows”, has received Sodec backing for his psychological horror feature Santa Clara and has a sci-fi TV project called The Dark City in development with Anne-Marie Gelinas (Beans, Turbo Kid).