383 Pictures is a video production and development team in Toronto, Canada, creating original content for networks and brands world-wide. We take pride in telling unique and diverse driven stories from authentic voices.
SCRIPTED & DOCUMENTARY
A sample of work from members of our team.
90 minutes (Produced by 383 Pictures) Directed, Produced, Shot and Edited by Steven Hoffner Co-Directed and Produced by AJ Messier
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Directed, Written and Edited by Steve Hoffner (14 minutes)
(Produced by the NHL) Created, Directed, and Edited by Steven Hoffner Cinematography by Michel Villeneuve & Alysha Galbreath
(Produced by Mr. Fourth Period) (Produced by Directed by Steve Hoffner (4 minutes)
(Produced by Ur-Channel) Produced, Directed and Edited by Steven Hoffner (doc short series) (4.5 minutes)
(Produced by VICE) Co-Produced by Steve Hoffner (9 minutes)
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Produced, Directed, Shot and Edited by Steve Hoffner
(Produced by the NHL) Directed, Produced, Shot, Edited by Steven Hoffner
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Directed, shot and Edited by Steven Hoffner Starring Nick Smyth
(Produced by the NHL) Produced, Shot and Edited by Steven Hoffner (2.30 minutes)
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Directed and Edited by Steven Hoffner Cinematography by Kelvin Liu (music video, 2:30 minutes)
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Produced, Directed and Edited by Steven Hoffner (14 minutes)
TV & Digital content from members of our team.
Scripted (In Development)
Unscripted (In Development)
Brand creations from members of our team.
(Produced by Ur-Channel) National TV Commercial (2017-2020) Directed and Edited by Steve Hoffner Cinematography by Michel Villeneuve, Alysha Galbreath and James Villeneuve
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Lost Craft Beer video series - Video 1 "The Beginning" Produced, Edited by Steve Hoffner
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Instagram commercial (30 seconds) Directed and Produced by Steve Hoffner
(Produced by 383 Pictures) WalkTop Desk Promotion Directed by Steve Hoffner Produced by Raging Indifference Productions
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Hockey Drills Series (8 episodes) Produced by Steve Hoffner Cinematography by James Villeneuve & Michel Villeneuve
Halloween Cash Giveaway Produced, Directed and Edited by Justin Arjune
(Produced by the NHL) NHL Draft 2019 Directed by Steven Hoffner
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Produced & Edited by Steve Hoffner
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Produced by Steve Hoffner Animation by Luke Murphy
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Web and Instagram Directed, Produced and Edited by Steve Hoffner Cinematography by James Villeneuve
Real Estate videos by 383 Pictures
(Produced by 383 Pictures) Directed and Edited by Steven Hoffner
WHAT WE DO
We develop digital content using a "3 pillar" model for successful viral execution. This includes branded and scripted content.
Our experienced production team provide high quality production services in producing, directing and cinematography for digital and commercial needs.
Video editing and video effects work for all branded, scripted, documentary and commercial needs.
Cinematographer, 383 Pictures
Jason is an actor, producer, and social activist. Jason has appeared in various independent works over the last 10 years, starring in various independent music video, commercial and short film works. Working as talent with the likes of Sean Mendes and Lisa Mann, Jason has a breadth of experience working and collaborating on and off camera.
Jason co-created and worked as creative collaborator on eOne development's development of the digital series "The Six." Jason's passion for telling stories extends to representing more people of colour on screen, and hopes to continue pushing for more inclusion in the business. Jason is a proud supporter of the Black Lives Movement.
Producer/Actor, 383 Pictures
With over 25 years served in the industry, Michel is an award winning cinematographer specializing in commercial, documentary and non-scripted television. With features having played on national broadcasters like NBC, MSG, CBC and TSN and having worked with brands ranging from Ford to Kraft, Michel has a vast portfolio of work in non-scripted television and branded content.
Representing the Blue Newt team comprised of experienced shooters including James Villeneuve and Alysha Galbreath, Michel brings a keen eye for story-telling and a passion to the business that is unparalleled.
Justin Arjune is a Canadian filmmaker with over ten years of experience. A passion for cinematography and editing, Justin is devoted to embedding himself within all types of social layers to share the poetic experiences life has to offer. He has cut everything from documentaries, commercials, short fiction films, music videos and series. His work has been broadcast regularly across Ontario, including on TVO, CP24, CTV, OMNI and TLN. His work has been to film festivals such as the Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival, the Cleveland International Film Festival, New York Independent Film Festival, Dominican Republic Environmental Film Festival and Toronto’s Indy Sportz Film Festival.
AJ’s career in photography took shape with his move to Toronto in 2010. As a photographer, he has done work for the NHL, the ROM, Hockey Canada, the Hockey Hall of Fame, and Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games. Some of his work has appeared in such magazines as Macleans, Sports Illustrated, Sportsnet, the Hockey News and Stand Up Journal. AJ has since turned his focus to directing and producing, as he co-directed and co-produced the feature documentary "The Cannons" with Steven Hoffner, due for release in 2020/2021.
Established in 2016 as a collective umbrella of independent producers and artists, 383 Pictures creates original content for digital and television platforms. From concept to execution, we develop and produce stories set to inspire and recreate the human experience through unscripted, and scripted digital content.
NETWORKS AND BRANDS MEMBERS OF
OUR TEAM HAVE WORKED WITH
Founder, 383 Pictures
A seasoned storyteller, Steven is an award winning producer and director with over almost two decade’s worth of experience working in scripted, documentary, and branded content. After graduating from the University of Toronto in 2006, Steven was hired by the National Hockey League, where he worked as a Features Producer for NHL Studios, creating original documentaries and editorial features. His first half hour documentary Behind the Stripes: A Ref's Life, debuted on the NHL Network to critical acclaim and helped pioneer the HBO 24/7 series that soon followed.
While with the NHL, Steven produced sports and lifestyle content for HBO, NBC, and CBC that registered millions of views and web awards for original series such as NHL Life, Off-Season Workouts, and the Draft Profiles.
In 2016, Steven created 383 Pictures and has turned his focus to developing long form scripted and unscripted television content. The feature documentary, which he directed and produced set in Washington DC titled, "The Cannons" had its World Premiere at the DOC NYC Film Festival in November 2021; the crime-thriller television series Keep Six as well as the documentary limited series Kings Of Crypto are currently in development discussion with major studios and networks.
With 383 Pictures, Steven has also produced branded content initiatives with the likes of 7-Eleven, Lost Craft beer, PK Subban.com, and Connor McDavid's Power Edge Pro.