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Birthday Boy (2014)

A Film By
Birthday Boy (2014)

Birthday Boy

A dark and comedic introverted look on birthdays. An hommage to art films, sort of. Made on and shortly after my birthday in 2014.

  • A film by Blake Mattson
  • Year: 2014

NVBX Lifetime Achievement (2014)

NVBX Lifetime Achievement Award (2014)

NVBX Lifetime Achievement Award

North Vancouver Business Excellence Awards' 1st annual Lifetime Achievement Award given to Nancy Stibbard of the Capilano Group of Companies.

  • Director: Blake Mattson
  • Year: 2014

Arya (2014)

Cinematographer / Colourist
Arya (2014)


A troubled young girl, Tannis is haunted by her past, until she finds comfort in an unlikely friend, Arya.

  • Client: Sunny Mohajer
  • Role: Cinematographer, Colourist
  • Year: 2014

Everyday the Same Dream (2013)

Project 02

Everyday the Same Dream

A music video adaptation of Icarus and Daedalus, mixed with Groundhog Day

  • Client: Paul Human
  • Role: Cinematographer
  • Year: 2013

Driving Under the Influence (2013)

Writer / Director
Project 03

Driving Under the Influence

A modern adaptation of Icarus and Daedalus, in which young Dwight must wrestle with ghosts from his past and his ruler/bestfriend, Eric, in order to achieve his freedom.

  • Role: Writer / Director
  • Year: 2013

The Cobbler's Tale (2013)

Cinematographer / Colourist
Project 04

The Cobbler's Tale

A cobbler in the Medieval times is given the task of repairing the Queen’s shoes. When he fails to do so, he seeks the aid of the town’s evil witch.

  • Client: Sunny Mohajer
  • Role: Cinematographer / Colourist
  • Year: 2013


Blake Mattson is a twenty-three year old emerging writer and cinematographer with a focus on dark comedy.

He is studying at Capilano University and currently residing in North Vancouver, BC.

Credits and works

Blake Mattson is accredited to such works as

  • The Root of Evil (In production) - Cinematographer / Colourist
  • NVBX Lifetime Achievement Award (2014) - Director
  • Arya (2014) - Cinematographer / Colourist
  • Driving Under the Influence (2013) - Writer / Director
  • Every Day the Same Dream (2013) - Cinematographer
  • The Cobbler's Tale (2013) - Cinematographer / Colourist
  • Hard-Bitten (2012) - Writer / Director
  • Dispossessed (2011) - Writer


Blake Mattson has completed his third year, going on fourth, at Capilano University's Motion Picture Arts BFA program.


“Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.” Bertrand Russell