Banger Films

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Banger Films
Production company
Founded 2004
Headquarters Toronto, Canada
Key people
Scot McFadyen (director/producer)
Sam Dunn (director/producer/host)
Owner Scot McFadyen and Sam Dunn
Website www.bangerfilms.com

Banger Films is a Canadian film and television production company, which specializes in films focusing on heavy metal music and culture.[1] The company was launched in 2004 by Scot McFadyen and Sam Dunn to create and distribute their first film, Metal: A Headbanger's Journey.[1]

The company has since produced theatrical documentaries and television series, as well as live concert DVDs by rock and heavy metal musicians.[2]

The company's 2014 film Super Duper Alice Cooper won the Canadian Screen Award for Best Feature Length Documentary at the 3rd Canadian Screen Awards in 2015.[3]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film
2005 Metal: A Headbanger's Journey
2008 Global Metal
2009 Iron Maiden: Flight 666
2009 Joe Bonamassa: Live from the Royal Albert Hall
2010 Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage
2011 Metal Evolution - Documentary Series
2011 Time Machine 2011: Live in Cleveland
2012 En Vivo!
2014 Super Duper Alice Cooper
2015 Rock Icons - TV series

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Religion, heavy metal collide". Victoria Times-Colonist, June 5, 2013.
  2. ^ "Who the heck is Alice?; Super Duper Alice Cooper the latest doc from B.C.'s Sam Dunn and Scot McFadyen". Vancouver Sun, April 28, 2014.
  3. ^ "Canadian Screen Awards 2015: Mommy big film winner, Orphan Black takes top TV trophies". CBC News, March 1, 2015.