News & Events

POWfest Interview

After a successful World Premiere of Vagina Bug at the Portland Oregon Women in Film Festival, POWfest sat down with director Michelle Dyer and director of photography Kristin MacCary and filmed a spectacular interview about the film, their experience at the festival, and their thoughts on women in film. Check out the great interview! Read More

Dreams Team Attends Premiere at POWfest

Vagina Bug, the second film from Backpocket Dreams Productions had its world premiere at POWfest, the Portland Oregon Women in Film Festival, on March 4 in the Quirky Shorts program. Michelle Dyer (Vagina Bug Director) as well as Billy Dyer and Shaun Crawford all represented Backpocket Dreams and Vagina Bug at the trailblazing festival. Unfortunately […] Read More

Vagina Bug World Premiere!

  We are thrilled to announce that Vagina Bug will be having its world premiere at POWfest, the Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival! The representation of women in film has always been in the fabric of this project and we could not think of a better place to premiere. Thank you so much to everyone […] Read More

Vagina Bug Private Screening

On April 11, 2015, Backpocket Dreams Productions put on a private screening of Vagina Bug at the Globe in Calgary for Cast, Crew, and Supporters. We had an amazing turn out and were both proud and grateful to share our film, and exceptionally appreciative to everyone who helped make it happen. Check out some some […] Read More

Welcome to the official website of Backpocket Dreams Productions!

After months of philosophizing over the vision and goals of this company and how best to represent it, we are thrilled to launch this high quality online home! Please browse through all the links to learn more about our own mission and dreams, the people that make it possible, and the films currently in various […] Read More

Fundraising Campaign Over

Thanks to overwhelming support from friends, family, fans, and fellow moviemakers, Vagina Bug has successfully raised enough funds to complete post-production. Our sound design and color grade are well under way and we’ll be starting festival submissions in early 2015! Thank you so much to all of those who supported us, donated to the campaign, […] Read More

Vagina Bug Article

“Transforming Perspectives” – Metro ran a wonderful article on Vagina Bug and its universal message through the female perspective. The story ran in print on November 20 2014 but you can check it out online at the link below. Huge thanks to journalist, Yasmin Jaswal for taking interest in our amazing project and helping to […] Read More

The Reflection of Eric King at EIFF

The Reflection of Eric King, the first short film from Backpocket Dreams Productions in association with GREEN Productions, was officially selected to screen at the 2014 Edmonton International Festival. Our film will be showing as part of the “Our Own Backlot” (OOB) series featuring filmmakers with a connection to Edmonton and the Alberta area. The […] Read More

Backpocket Dreams Productions’ second film has wrapped shooting!

We shot Vagina Bug over two long days on Aug 23-24 in our home community of Sundance, Calgary, Alberta. Endless gratitude goes out to our immensely talented cast and crew who gave us everything they had over those two days to create the absolute best film possible. We are indescribably excited about Vagina Bug, not […] Read More