Matt Lyon

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Matt Lyon

Program Completed at the CFC

Cineplex Entertainment Film Program (Editors' Lab)

Completion Year


Current Information

Current Title

Freelance film and television editor


Matt Lyon is a versatile film and television editor with a rich background in animation and VFX. His feature film credits include the TIFF Best Canadian First Feature and Canadian Screen Award winner, BANG BANG BABY, the TIFF/SXSW/IDFA lauded LUNARCY!, which garnered Matt a CCE Awards nomination, and CLARA, which premiered at TIFF and was named the Best Narrative Feature at the Austin Film Festival. Matt received his second CCE Awards nomination for season two of THE LEAF: BLUEPRINT, a behind-the-scenes series following the 2016-2017 Toronto Maple Leafs. Recent feature film projects include Christopher MacBride’s mind-bending FLASHBACK, starring Dylan O’Brien and Maika Monroe, and Matthew Bissonnette’s DEATH OF A LADIES' MAN, starring Gabriel Byrne and Jessica Paré. Matt’s recent television work includes stints on season four of the hit CTV series CORNER GAS ANIMATED and season six of the CBC/Netflix comedy WORKIN’ MOMS. Two of Matt’s most recent feature film projects will be presented at TIFF 2021. KICKING BLOOD premieres in the Contemporary World Cinema program, and CARMEN screens in the Industry Selects program.