David Ostry

David Ostry

Affiliated Program

CFC Film

Biography

David Ostry has been editing in Toronto, Vancouver and Los Angeles for over 25 years. His credits include Multi Award Winning Feature Films and Television.

His short films, LEGS, EYES, BABYFILM and MILO 55160 have screened at festivals around the world including Hot Docs, the AFI Film Festival and the Toronto International Film Festival and have won numerous national and international awards.

His film EYES premiered at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and screened at the National Gallery in Washington. In 2006 his film Milo 55160, written and directed while at the Canadian Film Centre, won the Genie award for Best Live-Action Short Drama. Soon after he directed the feature film THE GOOD STUDENT for Kevin Spacey’s Triggerstreet Independent.

David is a graduate of Concordia University’s Film program where he received a BFA Honors degree. Recently he has been a creative consultant and mentor at The Canadian Film Centre as well as guest lecturer at York University and Humber College.