Do you work in Factual, Documentary or Lifestyle TV? Then we’re the group for you!


Field and Post is a non-profit, member driven organization created in 2013 to bring together creators, producers, crew and suppliers who work in factual, lifestyle & documentary television. We really focus on Vancouver, BC, but welcome anyone active in the industry to join us. We organize regular Field & Post Pub Chats; the annual FactualWEST Conference, a one day event focusing on skills & project development now entering its third year; and work with other organizations to help the West Coast TV industry grow. Our goal is to offer members the chance to network with peers, increase their skills and build their careers in a social environment – while promoting project development and production, and contribuing to the growth of the Canadian television industry.

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Join Field and Post today, and become part of a community creatives, crew, producers, suppliers and industry executives who work in the Canadian Factual, Documentary and Lifestyle Television industry.

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Board of Directors


From left to right:
Trish Neufeld – Director / Producer  (Director of Sponsorship)
Michael Francis – Producer (Vice President)
Kate Green – Producer / Director
Alec Richardson – Director / Editor
John Ritchie – Director / Executive Producer (President)
David Schmidt – Writer / Story Editor / Producer
Dana Johl – Producer (Treasurer)
Cheryl Binning – Showrunner
David Way – Executive Producer
Dominique Basi – Editor / Story Editor
Renée Lukacs – Producer
Jenypher Fisher – Editor / Story Editor (Secretary)

Field & Post Events


Come all ye field and post folk. Bad Santa will be handy out gifts to all the naughty ones so come on out and join us on December 3rd. 




FactualWEST 2019 | Saturday, November 2, 2019

 Mark down November 2nd on your calendar, when the Factual, Documenary and Lifesyle Television industry gather once again for the fourth annual FactualWEST conference. Visit www.factualwest.ca for details, and sign up to the mailing list to hear all the announcements about workshops, panels and registration information.

2nd Annual CBC Info Session and PitchFest – JUNE 7th

Back by popular demand! After last year’s sold-out inaugural event, we are pleased to announce our 2nd Annual CBC Info Session and PitchFest in Vancouver.

CBC executives from Scripted Drama, Comedy, Unscripted and CBC Kids, representing both television and CBC Gem, will be in Vancouver next month to hold an information session for writers, creators, directors and producers, and will also take one-on-one meetings.

Following the event, all participants will be invited back to mingle at a post-event networking reception at the Law Courts Inn from 5 pm to 7 pm.

To register, click here.

This event is presented by Field and Post Vancouver (www.fieldandpost.ca) in association with CMPA-BC (www.cmpa.ca/cmpa-bc), The Director’s Guild of Canada (https://www.dgc.ca/en/national/) and Creative BC (www.creativebc.com).


A $25 membership in Field & Post connects you to other professionals in Vancouver’s Film and Television industry, gets you a discount on attending FactualWEST, and allows access to regular meetups and learning sessions, and it’s fun!