Colin Browne is a poet, documentary filmmaker, and non-fiction writer whose most recent book, The Hatch, was published in the spring of 2015 by Talonbooks. His films include Linton Garner: I Never Said Goodbye; Father and Son; and White Lake, nominated for a Genie Award for Best Feature Length Documentary. He was an editor of Writing magazine and a co-founder of the Kootenay School of Writing, the Praxis Centre for Screenwriters, and the Art of Documentary workshops. He serves on the boards of Creative BC, the Vancouver International Film Festival, and The Capilano Review, to which he is a frequent contributor. Until recently, he taught film production, film history, and critical writing in the SFU School for the Contemporary Arts, where he is a professor emeritus.