Born and raised in Toronto, Canada; writer/director Jonathan Poirier III
(aka Director Diggz) started experimenting with film in 2006, while on tour, promoting his album, during his brief stint in the music industry.
Being around some of the top music video directors in the world, Jonathan developed a natural eye for film.
Jonathan was mentored by world renowned music video Director
Julien ‘Director X’ Lutz (formerly Lil X), showing him the inner workings of the film industry. “I’ve learned much from X”, jonathan says, adding “I am forever grateful for the guidance over the years”.
Jonathan was born to be a storyteller, A naturally gifted individual with a lot to say; he is poised to be one of the great storytellers of our time!
Ironshore Films was founded by Jonathan in September 2015.