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SCOTT MCALPINE/BCIT

Q & A: JORDAN WAUNCH,
MÉTIS NATION MEMBER
AND BCIT ALUM

By Amy Smith
Career Specialist, BCIT Student Association

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t's been more than two years since Jordan Waunch
graduated with a diploma in film and TV production
from the British Columbia Institute of Technology, and
no two days are the same in his role at Studio 3 Media
as a film and TV casting assistant. When he's not behind the
camera filming auditions and working directly with actors,
casting directors and producers, Jordan writes, produces
and acts in his own projects and outside productions. He's a
hip-hop musician with three albums produced and released
over the last six years, and he recently performed in the hiphop-based play "The Lamentable Tragedy of Sal Capone" at
Canada's National Arts Centre in Ottawa. Recent favourite
gigs for him include providing a voice for the English dubbing
for the Japanese anime series "Dr. Black Jack" and voicing a
lead in APTN's children show "Animisms: The God's Lake."
Jordan is a member of the Métis Nation British Columbia
from Oliver, British Columbia - traditional lands of the
Syilx peoples. He now lives and works in Vancouver, British
Columbia - the traditional and unceded territory of the
Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.
Forging a lasting connection with his indigenous culture
during school has impacted his success in the competitive
field of TV and film. He was apprenticed as a fire-keeper at
the campus sweat lodge, served as a peer mentor for other

ENTREVUE :
JORDAN WAUNCH,
MEMBRE DE LA
NATION MÉTISSE ET
ANCIEN DU BCIT

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Par Amy Smith
Spécialiste de carrière, BCIT Student Association

l y a plus de deux ans que Jordan Waunch a obtenu
un diplôme en production cinématographique et
télévisuelle de l'Institut de technologie de la ColombieBritannique (BCIT), et il n'y a pas deux jours où il joue
le même rôle au Studio 3 Media. Lorsqu'il n'est pas derrière
la caméra à filmer les auditions ou à travailler avec des
acteurs, des réalisateurs et des producteurs, Jordan réalise
ses propres productions. C'est un musicien de hip-hop qui

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