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Kalil Haddad is a writer and director based in Toronto, Ontario. His work often explores themes of identity, sexuality, and lost futures. They have been released through Vtape, Canada’s largest video art distributer.
Often working in hybrid forms, he has directed six shorts including Late Night Delight (2017), Liam & Kiki (2017), As I Sat in His Car… (2018), Farm Boy (2019), Tiger Eats a Baby (2020), and The Beautiful Room is Empty (2020).
In addition to his short work, he has also directed and produced music videos for Mark Pelli of Magic!, Justice Der, and The Harmful.
As an editor, he has collaborated with acclaimed filmmakers Kazik Radwanski (Anne at 13,000 ft, TIFF ‘19), Sophy Romvari (Still Processing, TIFF ‘20), and John Greyson (Prurient, Greetings from Isolation).
He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film Production from York University.
Tiger Eats a Baby and The Beautiful Room is Empty are his latest films.