Nick Hector

Editor

Nick Hector

Editor
livedocproject@gmail.com

Biography

Nick Hector is a filmmaker and educator with more than thirty years of experience. He has worked at the industry’s
highest level with such celebrated film-artists as Allan King, Naomi Klein, Alfonso Cuarón, Jennifer Baichwal, and Sturla
Gunnarsson. Nick has edited or produced more than 150 documentary films and programs across North & Central
America, Europe, Asia, and Africa with combined budgets exceeding $80 million. He began his career in television
journalism and soon specialized in long-form documentary, particularly cinéma-vérité. Nick’s work has been screened at
most major international festivals and include 2 films on Criterion, 3 Top Ten Canadian films, 5 films at MoMA, 11 at
TIFF, and 15 at HotDocs. He has been nominated for 29 major film awards and the winner of ten; including Canadian
Screen, HotDocs, Directors Guild of Canada, Canadian Cinema Editors and Gemini Awards. Nick recently joined the
Cinema Arts faculty at the University of Windsor’s School of Creative Arts.