So do you want to be a star? Here’s your Chance!


ImaginariumTHUNDER BAY – Do you want to be a star? There are no guarantees, but here is a chance. Imaginarium Studio is hosting an open casting call for actors and extras. We are looking for men and women of all ages and nationalities to participate in this unique and exciting project. No prior acting experience is required.

Session 1:
Date: July 12 2011
Time:12pm- 4pm
Location: Generator (1121 Barton Street, 2nd floor)

Session 2:
Date: July 12 2011
Time:5pm- 7pm
Location: Calico Coffee House (361 B Bay street)

For more information contact Andrea Novoa

Making of ‘Bundle’ – Behind the Scenes Look at Television Commercial Production in Thunder Bay from imaginariumvideo on Vimeo.

Produced for an event held on May 25th, 2011 at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery, this behind the scenes look at the making of the TBayTel ‘Bundle’ Television Commercial speaks to the incredible creative and production talent available right here in Thunder Bay. The message: By working together, Thunder Bay companies are developing compelling creative and producing world-class video content. Despite operating in a small market, we measure ourselves against the best production, communications and marketing firms in the world and strive for the top.

The Bundle project is a collaboration involving the marketing and communications expertise of Generator; the professional video production by Imaginarium Studio; the incredible special effects and 3D animation by RennerVFX; and professional sound design by the talented crew at Dining Room Studios.

Bundle is a 100% local production made with local creative, local vision, local skills, talent and resources. We are proud of the achievement of our creative community.

See the final commercial at

Produced By: Imaginarium Studio Inc.
Imaginarium Website:

In Collaboration with:

Agency: Generator
Agency Website:

3D Animation: RennerVFX
RennerVFX Website:

Sound Design / Audio Production: Dave Angell and Chris Dorota at Dining Room Studios
Dining Room Studios Website:

Client: Tbaytel
Client Website:

Actor: Chris Keetch
Voice Talent: Tracy K

Composition / Arrangement: Jean-Paul De Roover:
Clarinet: Jeff Gibson
Cello: Anthony Bacon
Violin: Jen Bryan

Behind The Scenes Music By: Alaska Army Band, Thunder Bay, ON.

Description: Television / Cinema Commercial
Shot in Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Cinevate Inc.

Production equipment designed and manufactured right here in Thunder Bay by Cinevate Inc. was used in the making of this commercial and the BTS. Imaginarium Studio’s production kit includes the Cinevate DSLR Core Rig, the Durus Follow Focus and the Atlas 30 Slider. Special thanks to Dennis Wood and the entire Cinevate team for continuing to innovate and design professional tools for filmmakers.

Check out the Cinevate website for more details:

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