Blog Post 3: 21 Days and Counting!

Well, we’re 21 days away from rolling those cameras and things are getting busy!  Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve exercised the full spectrum of our skills, from mental flexibility in finding creative ways to have our script conform to reality, to practical dexterity in securing locations, working with our team to gather wardrobe…

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PLANET OF THE APES AND VAN HELSING STAR ALEKS PAUNOVIC CAST IN SMITH BROTHERS’ SCI-FI THRILLER, “VOLITION”

Vancouver, B.C., May 2nd, 2017  —  Multi-talented actor Aleks Paunovic will play the role of a warm-hearted criminal in the Smith Brothers’ sci-fi thriller, VOLITION.  Paunovic’s heat is picking up, with his recent credits in War of the Planet of the Apes, Keanu Reeves’ Siberia, and his series regular run on SyFy’s Van Helsing. Paunovic’s…

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ESTEEMED ACTOR BILL MARCHANT TO PLAY MENTOR IN SMITH BROTHERS’ THRILLER, “VOLITION” 

Vancouver, B.C., Feb. 27th, 2017  —  Esteemed Canadian actor Bill Marchant is the latest to be cast in the Smith Brothers’ sci-fi thriller, VOLITION. Marchant’s past acting credits include film roles in Gareth Edwards’ Godzilla and Neill Blomkamp’s Chappie, and regular television roles in CW’s The 100, Stargate SG-1, and CBC’s Strange Empire.  Marchant is also a…

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WEBISODE TWO: SMITH BROTHERS

In part 2 of 12, we take you back to the early days of Tony & Ryan’s filmmaking collaboration, as they prep for filming their science-fiction thriller, VOLITION.  Like the Smith Brothers Facebook Page to stay connected, and join us next, on Monday, Jan. 2nd, 2017, when Webisode 3 will be released.

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VETERAN CANADIAN ACTOR JOHN CASSINI JOINS SMITH BROTHERS’ SCI-FI THRILLER, “VOLITION”

Vancouver, B.C., Dec. 5th, 2016 — Award-winning Canadian actor, John Cassini, is the first to be cast in the Smith Brothers’ sci-fi thriller, VOLITION. Cassini’s prolific career spans from series-regular to recurring roles in critically successful series, such as Blackstone, Chris Haddock’s Intelligence and DaVinci’s Inquest, the comedy hit, Robson Arms, and Syfy/Superchannel’s Continuum. His…

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WEBISODE ONE: GREENLIT!

Check out our first webisode, where we welcome you into the behind-the-scenes process of making Volition.  A new websiode will be released every three Mondays, all the way through to production in May!

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SMITH BROTHERS’ MIND-BENDING THRILLER “VOLITION” GREENLIT!

Vancouver, B.C., Nov. 28th, 2016 — Filmmakers Tony Dean Smith & Ryan W. Smith have partnered with U.S.-based investment fund Paly Productions Inc. to finance their mind-bending sci-fi thriller, VOLITION. Tony Dean Smith will helm the film as Director, while Ryan W. Smith will serve as Producer. Based on a screenplay written by the Smith…

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