Film & Blues is an independent Canadian company that owns and operates
a film production house, and a music label.
The Montreal-based company was founded in 2015 by filmmaker Joseph Y. B. and musician Anthony Aramouni,
in the spirit of blending the creative process of both art-forms.
Film & Blues is currently scheduled to co-produce its first Feature film, ‘Blue Tongues’.
It is also producing the first season of a talk show called ‘Night Off’,
and recently released it’s first Single with Eric Mercury ‘Bright Eyed Woman’.
CO-FOUNDER / PRODUCER
Writer/Director Youcef Beghdadi has made his directorial debut in 2016 with the short film ‘PhD Gold Digger’. This dialogue-driven drama has won two awards and has been selected in five film festivals to date. The Independent Critic described it as "a quiet little gem with an ultra-solid soundtrack".
Youcef's next film, ‘No Time to Change’ (2017) has been described as "a simple, unique and inspired short without any weak links”. The film tells a heartwarming story while featuring songs from a variety of independent Montreal musicians.
In addition to writing and directing his own short films, Youcef has also produced, directed and edited over 20 music videos. He is currently working on his first feature film, ‘Blue Tongues’, and the first season of a talk show called ‘Night Off’.
CO-FOUNDER / CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Songwriter/producer Anthony Aramouni has been writing music for the last decade and has had his music featured in award winning short films. His latest collaboration with the renowned R&B singer Eric Mercury called ‘Bright Eyed Woman’ will be featured in the upcoming motion picture ‘Blue Tongues’.
“The songs are beautiful, well structured, memorable. The instrumentation is really beautiful.”
- Justin Time Records
Anthony is also the film producer of dozens of music videos, live sessions, and the award-winning short films "PhD Gold Digger" and "No Time to Change".
He is also the co-writer of the upcoming feature film ‘Blue Tongues’ to be released in theaters in Fall 2020.