Media Interviews

Frank, A. (2016, October 4). Commentary on Pacific Northwest LNG Approval. Kash Heed Show, 107.7 Pulse FM.

Frank, A. (2013, September 13). Issues Management & Crisis Response: The UBC Rape Chant. CBC Almanac.

Frank, A. (2013, June 10). Pipeline and Oil Tanker Politics in British Columbia. Vancouver Co-Op Radio’s “The Rational.”

Frank, A. (2012, December 12). Opposition growing towards Northern Gateway pipeline. News 1130.

Frank, A. (2012, December 11). Enbridge pipeline poll story. CBC Radio News, Prince George.

Frank, A. (2012, December 3). Are Canadian progressives insane? AM 900 CHML, Hamilton’s News Talk Leader.

Fort McMurray Today – Foreign influence a concern at Gateway hearing

Financial Post – Tiny port, new energy battleground

Vancouver Sun, Calgary Herald & Edmonton Journal – Make Sacred Headwaters gas drill ban permanent: eco-groups

BCLocalNews – Gitxsan hereditary chiefs ink deal with Enbridge

Vancouver Sun “Power Play” blog – Renewed Opposition Conspires Against the Oil Sands

Vancouver Sun “Power Play” blog – Premiers Pumping for Petroleum Sales in Asia

Globe and Mail – Tanker Ban would be ‘strange’ policy: Enbridge CEO

Toronto Star – 2 U.S. firms wash hands of tar sands

Canadian Press – Two major U.S. retailers say they’ll shun fuel produced from oil sands

Barbara Yaffe – Oilsands Trouble in B.C.

Vancouver Sun – Enbridge project’s potential hazards making opponents edgy

The Province – BC Last hope for dwindling caribou

Embassy Magazine – Activism against corporations is becoming harder to ignore – Electronic waste

Axiom News – Aboriginal Stakeholder Engagement

HAZMAT Magazine – Tread lightly: How to communicate the business case for sustainability practices

Ethical Corporation – Corporate responsibility in Canada: A national brand?

Ryerson Alumni Magazine – Growing support for eco-commerce

The Oliver Chronicle – Technology meets creativity for former Oliver student this summer

The Oliver Chronicle – Pocket Desert Alliance Group takes on Aquila

The Oliver Chronicle – Aquila target of more concern

Video Productions

“Sound of Silence” - Award-winning oil spill awareness commercial, launched on Global Television on the 24th Anniversary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Music licensed from Paul Simon. 

“Pah!” - 22 minute HD Deaf Television Pilot (practicum). Reviewed by National Film Board of Canada. Won two Ryerson TARA awards for Best Direction and Best Video Practicum, as well as the Best Drama award from the Broadcast Educator’s Association of Canada (BEAC).

“Endangered Species Greatest Hits” - Viral video take-off on the cheesy “Greatest Hits” compilation commercials. Produced for the David Suzuki Foundation, Ecojustice and ForestEthics’ “Last Place on Earth” campaign to raise awareness of the need for an endangered species law in British Columbia.

“Cutting Down Caribou” - Google Earth video exposing controversial logging practices in BC’s endangered Mountain Caribou habitat. Produced for ForestEthics, the video went “viral” on YouTube, achieving thousands of views and major television and newspaper coverage.

“Ducking Responsibility in Ontario’s Boreal Forest”  - Viral video take-off on the popular Nintendo game “Duck Hunt.” Produced for ForestEthics, the video raises awareness of deforestation issues, species loss, climate change and urges government action.

“The Dorothy Amor Story” - 35 minute historical documentary produced for the Oliver & District Heritage Society Museum and Archives.

“Synapse”  - 22 minute fictional documentary exploring the psychological effects of mass media and modern consumerism. Featured licensed music from Led Zeppelin and stock footage from the Ontario Archives. Nominated for a Ryerson TARA award (Best Video Production).

“Overdose”  - Fictional video chronicling drug overdose. Won the Ryerson Netstar TARA award for Best Electronic Field Production.