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The Devil in the Holy Water
La longueur de l'alphabet

Joe Balass


Joe Balass is an independent filmmaker working in both fiction and documentary. He resides in Montreal where he operates a production company, Compass Productions Inc. In addition, he also works as a freelance editor, photographer and cameraman. He was born in Baghdad, Iraq in 1966 and after escaping with his family at the age of four, he eventually settled in Canada. Balass has produced and directed a number of award-winning films and videos. He expresses a very spontaneous blend of seriousness and humour in his approach to filmmaking.


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