The Blood Quantum director, Jeff Barnaby, passed away on October 13 at 46 after a year-long battle with cancer.
Who is Jeff Barnaby?
Jeff Barnaby is a film director, editor, writer, and composer born on August 2, 1976, and raised in the Mi’gmaq community of Listuguj. He graduated from Dawson College and Concordia University film programs.
He made his debut as a film director with his short film from cherry English in 2014. In 2007 he directed The Colony, which was selected as one of TIFF’s Top ten movies of the year. In 2010 he directed the film file under miscellaneous, which won several awards.
He made his debut in feature films with Rhymes for young ghouls in 2013, which won best Canadian first feature at VIFF.
In 2019 he directed the film Blood Quantum, a movie about a zombie outbreak that won six out of ten nominations at the Canadian Screen awards.
He was married to Sarah Del Seronde and had a son named Miles.
What happened to Jeff Barnaby?
According to the sources, the film director was diagnosed with cancer in 2021
And He has been getting treatment ever since. But last week, his condition worsened, and on October 13, 2022, he took his last breath.
How did Jeff Barnaby die?
Jeff Barnaby was diagnosed with cancer in 2021 but passed on October 13, 2022, after his condition worsened last year.
Cause of Jeff Barnaby’s death
Jeff passes away after a year-long battle with cancer at age 46. The funeral service of Jeff is yet to be announced. Meanwhile, his body is being sent to his native.
May his soul rest in peace.