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Anne Wheeler

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Anne Wheeler, director,
Anne Wheeler at the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards. Photo © 2014 Ralph Lucas

B: September 23, 1946 in Edmonton, Alberta

After trying careers in computer programming, music, acting, and being a high school teacher, Anne Wheeler discovered the world of film-making. Orkney Lad, shot in Scotland, was Wheeler’s first documentary since A War Story. Wheeler is pictured above with her 2014 Canadian Screen Award for the movie, Chi.

Official website
Also see: Northern Divas and Romantic Catalysts: The Films of Anne Wheeler

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

My Great Grandmother (1975)

A War Story (1981)
Loyalties (1986)
Cowboys Don’t Cry (1988)
Bye Bye Blues (1989)

Angel-Square (1990)
The Diviners (TV-1993)
Other Woman’s Children (TV-1993)
The War Between Us (1995)
The Sleep Room (1998)
Better Than Chocolate (1999)

Legs Apart (TV-2000)
Marine Life (2000)
Orkney Lad (2001)
Suddenly Naked (2001)
Edge of Madness (2002)
The Investigation (TV-2002)
Betrayed (TV-2003)
A Beachcombers Christmas (TV-2004)
Christmas on Chestnut Street (TV-2006)
Mom, Dad and Her (TV-2008)
Mail Order Bride (TV-2008)
Dancing Trees (2009)
Living Out Loud (TV-2009)
The Gambler, the Girl and the Gunslinger (TV-2009)

Born to Fight (2011)
Chi (2012)
The Bouquet (2013)
The Color of Rain (TV-2014)
A Country Wedding (TV-2015)
Stop the Wedding (TV-2016)

TV Series – at least 1 episode of:
The Ray Bradbury Theatre (1985)
North of 60 (1992, 1993)
Jake and the Kid (1995)
Cold Squad (1998)
Da Vinci’s Inquest (1998, 1999, 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005)
Hope Island (1999)

Beggars and Choosers (2000)
Mysterious Ways (2000)
This is Wonderland (2004, 2005)
Godiva’s (2006)
Jozi-H (2006)
The Guard (2008)
Search and Rescue (2009)
Cra$h & Burn (2009, 2010)

Endgame (2011)
Bomb Girls (2012)
Cracked (2013)
When Calls the Heart (2014)
Heartland (2014)
Strange Empire (2014, 2015)
Remedy (2015)
Reign (2015)
The Romeo Section (2015, 2016)
Private Eyes (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Chesapeake Shores (2016, 2017)
Anne with an E (2018)

;Better Than Chocolate, movie poster;