John Cardillo

John Cardillo Jr began his film career at age seventeen by creating Senior Year – Canada’s first feature film made solely by high school students. John lead 125 students from five local high school is the creation of this film. The film gave all of its proceeds to a local shelter for abused women and children.

In 2019, John and the Collingwood Youth Centre Film Production Team released No Home In Sight – a full length documentary about the invisible problem of youth homelessness in his local area. The documentary was a rousing success that garnered a tremendous response from his community. Following a weekend of sellouts, the production raised $20,000 that went directly to helping at-risk and homeless youth in his community.