AWARDS & RECOGNITION'S
2019 - Best Director - Oniros Film Awards
2019 - Best Indie Feature - Oniros Film Awards
2020- Nominated Best Feature - Florence Film Awards
2020 - Nominated Best Director - Florence Film Awards
2020 - Best Director - IndieFEST Film Awards
2020- Best Feature Film - IndieFEST Film Awards
2020- Best Director - New York Movie Awards
2020- Best Feature Film - New York Movie Awards
2020- Best Director - Vegas Movie Awards
2020 - Best Narrative Feature - Vegas Movie Awards
2020 - Nominated Best Feature - Gold Movie Awards
2020 - Best Producer - Gold Movie Awards
2020 - Nominated Best Narrative Feature - Changing Face Int. Film Awards
2020- Nominated Best Feature Film - Calcutta Int. Film Festival
2020 - Best Feature Film - Calcutta Int. Cult Film Festival
2020 - Best Narrative Feature - Pinnacle Film Awards
2020 - Best Director - Pinnacle Film Awards
2020 - Best Narrative Feature - Virgin Springs International Film Awards
2020 - Nominated Best Feature Film - Golden Galaxy Awards
2020 - Best Director - Hollywood blood Horror Film Festival
2020 - Best Feature Film - Hollywood Blood Horror Film Festival
2020 - Nominated - Best Narrative Feature - Tagore International Film Festival
2020 - Best Director - Tagore International Film Festival
2020 - Best Feature Film - Mindfield Film Festival LA
2020- Best Director - Mindfield Film Festival LA
2020 - Best Director - Royal Wolf Film Festival
2020 - Best Feature Film - Royal Wolf Film Festival
2020 - Green Chilli International Film Festival - Best Feature Film
2020 - Green Chilli International Film Festival - Best Director
2020 - Pattaya International Film Festival - Best Narrative Feature
2020 - Pattaya International Film festival - Best Director
1990-1991- Advertising Award of Excellence - ADS&SALES
1991 - Gold Album - Helix Music Video
1986 - Nominated Prix Gemini Award - Toronto Ontario
1985 - Platinum Album - Honeymoon Suite Music Video
1985 - Gold Album - Honeymoon Suite Music Video
1978- Golden Venus Medallion - Miami Int. Film Festval
1979 - Silver Medal - Brighton International Film festival
1978 - Silver Medal - Santa Barbara Film Festival
2012 - Cinema Audio Society Technical Achievement Award Nomination
2008 London's Feature Company Award - Canada
2005 - Star Award - Superior Technology Award - NAB
2005 - Canadian Innovation Award - CME
2005 - Bell Canada Product Innovation Award
2003 - Mario Award - Best New Technology - NAB
ABOUT ALLEN KOOL
Allen has been involved in the Film and Television industry since the early 60's . During this time he has become renowned for his achievements. His career commenced with more than 20 years employment with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) where he involved himself in all areas of film and television production. In 1982 Allen worked as a Director of the CBC National News with Knowlton Nash.
In 1972, Allen formed his own film company Future Film Productions Ltd., as President, Director, Producer. His award winning company specialized in a number of futuristic film formats such as Imax. as well as productions focused on music, such programs as "I am your child" with Barry Manilow, "Floating over Canada" with Murray McLaughlan, Gemini Award winning programs.Since than Allen has produced/directed a number of film and television programs, corporate films, documentaries, and music videos.
In 1978, Allen partnered with John and Sarah Stoneman to form Mako Films Ltd. A Toronto based award winning company specializing in underwater film making, where he produced a number of underwater films, documentaries, and TV programs, and was the Creator of the Imax film Nomads of the Deep.
In 1985, Allen formed Take 3 Film Productions ltd. which producing corporate videos, music videos and commercials..
In 1993, founded Puppettoons Film & Theatre Company, specializing in live children's and family entertainment, as well as animations.
In 1999, Allen founded Quantum5x Systems Inc. (Q5X) an award winning company which innovates and manufactures wireless technologies for the film, television and sports broadcast industries.
In 2017, Allen formed AKOOLFILM COMPANY INC.an Multi International award winning company in development and production of feature films for theatrical and streaming distribution. "The Sanctuary", "Cry of Silence".
In 2018, Allen co-founded EYELIGHTFX which produces documentaries corporate, training, music videos, commercials, as well as specializing in drone footage for filmmakers.
In 2019, Allen formed AKOOLMUSIC COMPANY, A music publishing arm specializing in the development of new upcoming music talent, for the Movie and Television Industry.
Member of the ACADEMY of CANADIAN CINEMA & TELEVISION