Dan Nystedt has had trouble turning his camera off for almost 2 decades. What began as a hobby has somehow managed to turn itself into a career.
For the past 7 years Dan has been interviewing touring bands as they have passed through his hometown of Sault Ste. Marie. The end result of over 200 interviews is slowly transforming into a music series titled, …in the middle, with…
As a one-person production house, Dan has shot, directed and edited:
- Over a dozen music videos for Dustin Jones & The Rising Tide, Shannon Moan, Inner City Surfers, and others.
- A short documentary on The Group of Seven’s travels on the Algoma Central Railway titled, The Group of Seven & The A.C.R. : A Discussion with Michael Burtch.
- Feature documentary about Canadian Artist Ken MacDougall titled, Ken MacDougall: The Enjoyment of Form.
- Feature documentary examining the state of the Canadian Railway system titled, De-Railed: The National Dream.
Dan is currently scripting 2 projects, one original and one is an adaptation. He is so far scheduled to direct 4 music videos this year and 3 promo videos.
Dan has also worked on feature films in different positions ranging from Assistant Editor to Directing E.P.K.’s.
Dan lives in Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada.