Since 2007 Andy Blicq has worked with Merit Motion Pictures as a Contract Director, Writer and Producer starting with The Secret World of Shoplifting which then led to a series of more projects with MMP. Before he came to Merit Motion Pictures he has been recognized by film festivals across Canada and the United States, won two Gemini Awards, directed History Channel’s hit reality series Pioneer Quest, and worked for CBC.
He loves working with the MMP creative team for DocZone projects and as a storyteller at heart, he feels blessed to meet all the people from around the world that appear in his films. He also loves teaching Documentary Filmmaking to the exciting young talent at the University of Winnipeg. His passion lies in the outdoors, where he goes sailing, cross-country skiing and renovates his historic cottage with his wife of 35 years.