Writer, filmmaker, songwriter
Paula Tiberius is a screenwriter and director with twenty plus years of experience. She’s a lead writer on Brain Power Studio's TV one-hour dramedy The Wedding Planners, airing currently on CityTV, and her TV movie adaptation of the Harlequin novel Snowbound for Christmas aired December 2019 on UPTV and The Movie Channel. Paula wrote and directed the award-winning feature film Goldirocks in 2004, and published her first novel The Cowboy Singer in 2012, optioned for television in 2020. Her award-winning short films have screened and been broadcast worldwide, and her latest feature script is about a musician's journey during the COVID-19 pandemic. Paula writes and records music with her husband Richard Duguay at their home recording studio Into the Black. Their children's album collaboration with actress- producer Tara Samuel Be Who You Are teaches empathy and critical thinking through music and spoken word. Paula recently co-directed a series of music videos for Duguay's latest album, Bad JuJu.
WRITING & DIRECTING WORK
MUSIC & SONGWRITING
Paula writes and records music with her husband, Richard Duguay at their home studio, Into the Black. Together with Tara Samuel they created the children's album Be Who You Are, written as a continuation of the 1970s seminal kids' album Free to be You & Me that teaches character building to kids - emphasizing empathy & critical thinking. Paula wrote the protest song "We're the 99%" in response to the Occupy Wall St. movement in 2011, which also became a union anthem for OPSEU Canada with altered lyrics called "Rigged Game." Paula sings and plays guitar and drums, fronting the bands Sticky Rice and Fuck Y'all back in the 90s & early 2000s.
Paula writes custom songs for people for birthdays & anniversaries accompanied by personalized slide shows - contact her for samples and more information firstname.lastname@example.org.
Paula has been creating lino cut prints for most of her life, including trees and flowers, people and text. Her lino cuts illustrate the Be Who You Are children's album, and are owned by some of the most interesting people in the world. You can visit her Etsy shop to see more work and send her a message if you're interested in a custom design or dog portrait!