Jason has been writing for film and theatre in Canada for close to twenty years now. He’s written three feature films alongside frequent collaborator, Robert Cuffley, Turning Paige, Walk All Over Me, and Chokeslam, which was part of the Canadian Film Centre’s Comedy Exchange Program in 2015 and premiered in the fall of 2016. Chokeslam received 4 Rosie Awards, including best screenplay.
In addition to story editing on many Alberta based film and television projects, Jason is the screenwriting instructor in the film and video department at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology.
His latest feature length screenplay, Ice Blue, premiered at the 2017 Calgary International Film Festival. He is also an actor, having played various creeps and weirdos on shows and films such as Wyonna Earp and Young Drunk Punk.
Classes: Screenwriting with Jason Long