John Vatcher’s career has spanned over 25 years as a Producer, Director and Cinematographer. An Honours Graduate from Niagara, John began his media career as a CSI/Video Technician with the Niagara and Metro Toronto Police Departments and became the Video Supervisor with Peel Regional. After five years on the force, John moved east to Newfoundland and opened his own commercial production company in St. John’s where he produced over 500 regional and national spots for a variety of clients.
John directed ten episodes of the Gemini-nominated Republic of Doyle series. John was a Producer on Shaun Majumder’s Every Word Is Absolutely True (HBO Canada, 2012) and a Producer/Director on Boy on Bridge (CMT, 2012). John directed an episode of Discovery Channel Drama / Netflix Original Series Frontier: Season 1. John produced and directed CBC’S highly anticipated Caught starring, Allan Hawco and Paul Gross, based on the best-selling book by Lisa Moore.