He studied at the Vancouver School of Art (VSA) and spent two summers with the National Film Board’s (NFB) animation department. He founded and taught the Film Workshop at the VSA, directing Cadillac in 1969.
For the NFB he has produced Citizen Harold, B.C. Centennial Clips, Hazardous Products Clips, The Bigot, and Fish Clips among others.
a handbook of Canadian film. Writ., Eleanor Beattie. Peter Martin Associates Ltd/Take One, 1973: “John Taylor.” 176.