Sean Wainsteim
First time blogger, long time blog reader, Sean Wainsteim is a two-time Juno award nominee who (sometimes) makes music videos. Sean went to art school to build robots that chased people around galleries but soon found himself telling stories through moving pictures. Sean has traveled the world, making award-winning commercials, documentaries, music videos, tv shows and short films for brands like Sony, Budweiser, The Sopranos, The History Channel, MTV2 and himself (brand: Sean Wainsteim™). Currently Sean is figuring out how to finance at least a few of his feature film projects. So far, Sean has survived one plane crash.
His work can be seen at

Blog Entries by Sean Wainsteim

I Lost to Drake at the Junos

(0) Comments | Posted April 21, 2013 | 6:49 PM

I apologize for not having a spoiler warning before the title.

The drama is gone.

I am an empty husk.

It's only through an awesome, eerie force of otherworldly energy that I am able to animate my fingers upon my trusty Underwood™ typewriter while I lie in...

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Doing the Full Mountie at the Junos

(4) Comments | Posted April 21, 2013 | 11:33 AM

In the 24 hours since I touched down in Regina for the Juno awards, I've been overcome by the stark landscape, the kindness of the locals and the strength of the alcohol in my body. I'm hungover. The NBA playoffs are on TV. The perfect time to write what I...

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My 3 Per Cent Chance of Winning a Juno

(0) Comments | Posted April 20, 2013 | 9:03 AM

My mom called to say that someone at her synagogue told her that I was nominated for a Juno Award and that she should be proud of me. Weeks prior I had told her over dinner that I was nominated and she responded with a shrug and asked me if...

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