Prospector Films is a Montreal-based media company founded by John Christou. We work with auteurs to tell original stories for targeted audiences. Our recent features include Jeff Barnaby’s Rhymes for Young Ghouls, Wiebke von Carolsfeld’s The Saver and Juliet Lammers & Lorraine Price’s Inside These Walls & Last Woman Standing. We are currently developing and producing a diverse slate of fiction, non-fiction and VR projects.


John Christou is an award winning producer and founder of Prospector Films. In 2013 the Hollywood Reporter named him one of the top 20 Canadian media executives under 35. He’s produced multiple films, including Rhymes for Young Ghouls, Up The Yangtze, The Saver, Inside These Walls, Last Woman Standing, Sound Asleep, File Under Miscellaneous, The Colony and Sorry, Rabbi. In 2017 John earned an Executive MBA. In 2018 he is producing the feature film Blood Quantum and he is starting to dip his toes into the worlds of VR and series Television.

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