Alberta filmmaker Corey Lee of enriquePoe Moving Pictures has adapted three of John's stories (with John serving as script consultant and/or co-writer) for a series of short films entitled The Kilter Trilogy. All three were sponsored by Bravo!Fact.

Read about and watch The Perfection of the Moment.

Winner:  Best Short Film – 2007 Ming Short Film Festival
Winner:  Best Short Film – 2006 AMPIA (Alberta Film & Television) Awards
Winner:  Reel Canadian Indie Award – 2007 Canadian Filmmakers Festival (Toronto)

Read about and watch What You're Ready For.

Winner:  Best Short Film – 2008 AMPIA (Alberta Film & Television) Awards
Winner:  Best Alberta Short Film – 2007 Edmonton International Film Festival

Read about In Translation.

Winner: Grand Prize – 2009 MING Short Film Festival
Winner: Best Alberta Short Film – 2008 Edmonton International Film Festival

John served as story editor for the arts documentary Singing Home The Bones: A Poet Becomes Himself, about poet Gregory Scofield. The film is written and co-produced by John’s wife, Sandy Mayzell, and directed and co-produced by Hilary Pryor, May Street Productions. Read about, watch a clip from, and if you like order Singing Home The Bones.