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Sandy Wilson


Sandy Wilsonb. 1947 in Penticton, British Columbia

;Canadian Movie Database;
Sandy Wilson began writing, producing and directing films in 1969. Her first feature, My American Cousin launched her career when it became an instant hit with critics, festival goers and audiences from Toronto to Moscow, Rio de Janerio, and Hong Kong. It scored a major victory at the 1986 Genie Awards when it walked away with 6 Genies, including best picture. The film went on to enjoy worldwide release. Wilson`s success came quickly, earning her awards and distinctions such as Chatelaine Magazine`s “Woman of the Year Award” in 1987.

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

The Bridal Shower (1972)
Growing Up in Paradise (1977)

My American Cousin (1985)
Mama`s Going to Buy You a Mockingbird (TV-1987)
American Boyfriends (1989)

Harmony Cats (1993)

TV Series – at least 1 episode of:
Trying Times (1987)
Ready or Not (1993)

Credits as a Screenwriter:
My American Cousin (1985)
American Boyfriends (1989)

;My American Counsin, movie poster - Northernstars Collection;

This poster for
My American Cousin
was scanned from an original
in the Northernstars Collection.