Frank Films is a full service production company focused on quality non-fiction storytelling. We create content in the television, film, commercial and corporate industries.

As a small one-stop shop we can bring your stories to life from development to post finishing and everything in-between. Frank has an award winning team of producers, directors, cinematographers, editors and composers.



Nicolina Lanni & John Choi are the co-founders of Frank Films. Their first documentary LOST & FOUND (2016) toured the world and aired across 4 continents. LOST & FOUND was awarded The Hot Docs Ted Rogers Fund as well as was chosen to pitch at the prestigious Hot Docs Forum. THE ELEVEN (2017) a 6-part documentary series for A&E garnered them a Canadian Society of Cinematography award in 2018 for best cinematography in docu-drama. SPACEMEN is their latest feature documentary, which aired on CBC in 2019.

Their film careers span over twenty years in the industry and include work on Hollywood scripted features, commercials & broadcast series both in Canada, the US & abroad. Nicolina has a background in Journalism with a master’s degree from Carleton University and John began his career as a cinematographer with a BFA from York University.