Sarah Polley

Represented by: Pam Winter

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ACTRA/CAEA

 

SELECTED FILM:
Splice Elsa (Lead) Gaumont//Copperheart Ent.; Dir; Vincenzo Natali
Mr. Nobody Elise (Lead) Christal Films; Dir: Jaco Van Dormael
++The Secret Life of Words Hanna (Lead) El Deseo S.A.; Dir: Isabel Coixet
Don’t Come Knocking Sky (Lead) DCK Prod.; Dir: Wim Wenders
Dawn Of The Dead Ana (Lead) Corpus Vivos Prods.; Dir: Zack Synder
Luck Margaret (Lead) 34 Seconds; Dir: Peter Wellington
*My Life Without Me Anne ( Lead) Prod: P. Almodovar; Dir: Isabel Croixet
The Event Dana (Co-Star) Think Films; Dir: Thom Fitzgerald
No Such Thing Beatrice (Lead) American Zoetrope; Dir: Hal Hartley
The Claim Hope (Lead) Revolution Films; Dir; M. Winterbottom
Weight Of Water Maron (Lead) Prod: Janet Yang; Dir: Kathryn Bigelow
Law of Enclosures Beatrice (Lead) Alliance; Dir: John Greyson
Life Before This Connie (Co-star) Alliance; Dir: Jerry Ciccoritti
Guinevere Harper (Lead) Miramax; Dir: Audrey Wells
EXISTENZ Merle (Co-Star) Miramax/Alliance; Dir: David Cronenberg
Go Ronna (Lead) Columbia/TriStar; Dir: Doug Liman
****White Lies Catherine (Lead) CBC; Dir: Kari Skogland
The Planet of Jr. Brown Butter (Co-star) Filmworks/CBC; Dir: Clement Virgo
**The Sweet Hereafter Nicole (Lead) EgoArts; Dir: Atom Egoyan
***The Hanging Garden Teen Rosemary (Co-star) Triptych; Dir: Thom Fitzgerald
Joe’s So Mean to Josephine Josephine (Lead) Accent/Alliance; Dir: Peter Wellington
Exotica Tracey (Co-star) Alliance; Dir: Atom Egoyan
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Sally Salt (Lead) Columbia; Dir: Terry Gilliam
 
*Genie Award 2003 – Best Actress: My Life Without Me
**Cannes-Grand Prix-1997 International Critics Prize – 1997
Chicago and Boston Film Critics Award-Best Supporting Actress-1997
***Most Popular Film – Toronto Int’l Film Fest – Atlantic Film Fest – Vancouver Film Fest
Best Canadian Film – Toronto Int’l Film Festival – shared with the Sweet Hereafter
****International Emmy Nomination
++Goya Award 2005 – Best Film; European Film Actress 2006 Nomination

xx Canadian Screen Awards; Best Screenplay, Best Limited Series

 
SELECTED TELEVISION:
John Adams Lead HBO; Prod: Tom Hanks
Slings and Arrows Guest Star Rhombus Media/TMN; Dir: Peter Wellington
#Straight Up Series Regular CBC/Alliance; Dir: Jerry Ciccoritti
Road to Avonlea (7 seasons) Series Lead Disney/CBC; Dir: Various
Ramona Series Lead PBS/Atlantis/Lancit
#Lantern Hill Lead Disney Prods./Kevin Sullivan
     
#Gemini Award    
 
DIRECTING/PRODUCING/WRITING:

Women Talking (Writer/Director)

Xx Alias Grace (Writer/Executive Producer)

& Sons (Writer) (Adaptation)

Little Women (Writer)

Looking For Alaska (Screenwriter)

A Better Man (Executive Producer)

^Stories We Tell (Director/Producer/Screenwriter)
Take This Waltz (Director/Producer/Screenwriter)
The Dark Room
@Away From Her (Director/Producer/Screenwriter)
The Harp
@@ Shout Love
Don’t Think Twice
The Best Day Of My Life
 
^Recipient of the New York Film Critics Circle Award, the  LA Critics Circle Award, the National Board of Review Award for Best Documentary (2013),  2012 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award from the Toronto Critics Association
@Nominated for Academy Award 2008 – Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
@@Best Short Dramatic Film Genie- 2003, Kristen Thompson: Actra Award- Outstanding Female Performance
Complete list of awards available upon request.

 

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