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Megan Wennberg

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Megan Wennberg, director,
Photo of Megan Wennberg by Adriano Trapani.

Megan Wennberg is a writer, director and story editor working in both documentary and scripted film and television. She has worked in the writing departments of The Trailer Park Boys, Pure and Seed and was a writer and director on the feature film, Hopeless Romantic. Her first feature documentary, Drag Kids, premiered at the 2019 Hot Docs International Documentary Film Festival and went on to screen at numerous festivals around the world. It was named Best Canadian Feature at the Inside Out festival, Best Canadian Feature at FIN Atlantic Film Festival, Best Documentary for Youth at the Bergen International Film Festival as well as at the Rotterdam International Film Festival, NewFest New York’s LGBTQ Film Festival and Québec’s RIDM where it was selected to be the closing night film. Her 2016 short, First Weekend, was broadcast as part of an episode of the series Reel East Coast. We list her credits as a Director first.

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

Bernard the Magician (2010, short)
Shadows and Sunshine (2011, documentary, short)
Flush (2011, short)
Spin the Barrel (2013, short)
Ghost Towns (TV-2015, documentary, Maritime Vignettes)
First Weekend (2016, short, Reel East Coast)
Hopeless Romantic (2018)
Drag Kids (2019, documentary)

The Killing of Phillip Boudreau (2020)

TV Series:
Canadian Comedy Shorts (2010, 1 episode)

Credits as a Screenwriter:
Bernard the Magician (2010, short)
Shadows and Sunshine (2011, documentary, short)
Flush (2011, short)
Rishi’s World (2012, short)
Spin the Barrel (2013, short)
Ghost Towns (TV-2015, documentary, Maritime Vignettes)
Hopeless Romantic (2018)
Drag Kids (2019, documentary)

The Killing of Phillip Boudreau (2020)

TV Series:
Canadian Comedy Shorts (2010, 1 episode)

Credits as a Producer:
Watchmaker (2008, short)
Shadows and Sunshine (2011, documentary, short)
Flush (2011, short)
Spin the Barrel (2013, short)
First Weekend (2016, short, Reel East Coast)