Illusions of Control, directed by Shannon Walsh, will have its World Premiere in the Canadian Spectrum competition at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival on April 28th, 2019.

The film was co-produced by What Escapes Production and Last Songbird Productions, and is presented by Telefilm Canada and the Rogers Group of Funds through the Theatrical Documentary Program.


What Escapes Production is committed to impassioned and incisive storytelling, challenging people and ideas, and working in complex environments around the globe. We make documentary films and series for a range of platforms, as well as for theatrical distribution. 

We are based in Toronto, Canada.