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Sean Wainsteim

Two-time Juno Award nominee

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
I Lost to Drake at the

I Lost to Drake at the Junos

Sadly, neither Drake nor Director X was there to accept the award. They robbed me of probably my best moment to run on stage and "Pull a Kanye." I think that's what sent me into the downward spiral. I ordered another drink. Then a double. Then a triple. And a Regina triple is pretty stiff, let me tell you
04/21/2013 11:01 EDT
Doing the Full Mountie at the

Doing the Full Mountie at the Junos

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. I found myself at the Juno reception which was held at a Mountie training facility. There were Mounties everywhere.
04/21/2013 10:44 EDT
My 3 Per Cent Chance of Winning a

My 3 Per Cent Chance of Winning a Juno

I'm nominated for a Juno for Best Music Video. I'll try and blog drunk at night. I'll regale you with tales of me trying to sneak into parties and trying to get free swag that all the fancies get. Mostly you can laugh at me getting turned away. Foolish filmmaker. One day you'll be a musician.
04/20/2013 09:03 EDT