BRANDY Y PRODUCTIONS Inc. is an independent documentary film, television and digital media company based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Founded by Canadian Journalist Brandy Yanchyk, Brandy Y Productions Inc. has created news features and documentaries for international television, radio and online for clients such as the BBC, CBC, OMNI Television, PBS and Deutsche Welle Radio, amongst others.
Since 2009 Brandy Yanchyk has been a regular reporter on BBC World TV’s travel show Fast Track. She has covered stories from across Canada, Finland, New Zealand and Australia for the program.
Click here to see Brandy Yanchyk’s Fast Track stories.
Brandy Yanchyk’s newest documentary “Grey Glory” will debut on Rogers’ OMNI TV in 2014. “Grey Glory” is about Canadian seniors pushing their bodies to the limit. Click here to see a trailer for “Grey Glory”.
Ms. Yanchyk is currently in post production on another documentary currently titled “Grey Matters“. It is a documentary about Canadian seniors over 65 who are taking their mind power to new levels and still working in the business world. It also includes seniors who are involved in community activism, the arts and volunteerism.
Brandy Yanchyk is also in post production on a new documentary called “Finding Edge Road“. The film follows the lives of asylum seekers from Somalia, Iraq and Afghanistan who have found themselves in Eastern Finland.
In 2012, Brandy Y Productions Inc. made “Nature’s Invitation”, a documentary about Canada’s quest to get new immigrants in touch with nature. It also explores the consequences of a life devoid of nature. “Nature’s Invitation” is airing on OMNI TV and CBC’s Documentary Channel in 2013. It will air on PBS stations across the United States in 2014.
In 2011, Ms. Yanchyk produced, directed and wrote “Brooks – The City of 100 Hellos”, a documentary about how immigration is changing and challenging a cowboy town. Brooks – The City of 100 Hellos is airing on OMNI TV, CBC’s Documentary Channel, CTS and across the United States on PBS .
In 2009, Brandy Yanchyk produced, directed and shot “Desert to Ice” for
BBC World TV’s documentary program Our World. Desert to Ice is a
documentary that follows nine Palestinian refugees from Iraq who were
resettled in Iceland.