Sarah Mackenzie
Director, Producer, Strategist


About



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Sarah Mackenzie (she/her) is a Montreal-based director, creative producer, brand strategist, and music journalist who works at the forefront of art, technology and social good. From documentary to commercial projects, Sarah has a decade’s worth of experience working with global brands, creative studios, artists, advertising agencies, and production companies bringing campaigns and editorial projects to life.   

Sarah is the Marketing Lead at Gentilhomme, an award-winning music and entertainment studio. In this role, she oversees communications and produces stories that showcase portfolio projects across earned and owned channels.

Previously, she oversaw Canadian content production for Red Bull Media House, where she spearheaded multiple documentaries and all unscripted content, from the artist profile series Queued Up to snowboard series Brothers McMorris, which aired on ESPN and the CBC.

Sarah is also a key collaborator of Impostor Cities, Canada’s official representation at the 2021 Venice Biennale in Architecture.

Past and present clients include Red Bull, CHANELCBC MusicMUTEK, Coach, Listen Sound AgencyAsahi, eBayC2 Montreal, Jigsaw ProductionsWhat’s Really Good Studios, T B A Architecture & Design, Daily tous les jours, Red Bull Music Academy, Outside Music, and more.

Sarah’s work has been featured in The New York Times, CBC Music, Pitchfork, HYPEBEAST, designboom, and more.

Sarah is currently developing a few documentry projects on subjects including web3 and the history of Montreal disco. She is also a programmer for MUTEK, the Montreal music festival celebrating the intersection of digital creativity and music, and sits on the 2022 Polaris Music Prize jury.

She is available for freelance and work inquiries. 

Get in touch at hello@smackenzie.ca