McDonald, Colin West

Stoker Motion Pictures (
Role(s) / Industry: 
Colin West McDonald examines expectations and conventions through the use of Video, Sound, Performance, and Sculpture. He graduated with honors, receiving a BFA in Art & Technology from the Ohio State University in 2008 and has since been active as a videographer, media archivist, editor, projectionist, art handler, and web designer.
In 2010, he started his own production company, Stoker Motion Pictures, and through this has written and directed a couple short films & animations, some music videos, and the feature length film SO IT WAS WITH US
McDonald has shown work across the United States and internationally at festivals, galleries, and museums, including the Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH, USA; Argo Film Festival, Volos, Greece; Catalyst Arts, Belfast, Ireland; and the Entrepot Gallery, Tasmania, Australia. His work has won the Aida Cannarsa Snow Art Award, Brian Bradesca Memorial Award, iTunes “New and Notable” feature, as well as A Top Ten Video of the Year Award by the Manifest Gallery.


· Writer, Director – SO IT WAS WITH US – Feature length Narrative film
· Writer, Director – The Latent Germ of Madness – Narrative short film (drama)
· Co-Writer, Co-Director – Humdinger – Narrative short film (comedy)
· Director, Producer – If You Start Crying – official Johnny Newman music video
· Director, Producer, Camera – Street Sharks Sprint Series – Bike Race Promo Video
· Director, Producer – The Authors – official Johnny Newman music video + “Making Of…