Director/Writer

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About

Joyce Wong is an award-winning director and writer. She is an alumna of the 2008 Berlinale Talent Campus, the 2016 TIFF Talent Lab, named one of CBC’s 17 for 17' great Canadian filmmakers of the future, and described by the LA Times as “a major talent to watch”.

Her debut narrative feature, WEXFORD PLAZA, is a dramedy that screened in competition at Slamdance in 2017, was awarded the Comcast Best Narrative Feature Award by the Center for Asian American Media in San Francisco, nominated for the Toronto Film Critics Association's Best Canadian Film Award, and nominated for the John Dunning Discovery Award by the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television.

Most recently she directed on CBC/Netflix sitcom Workin’ Moms, and is currently directing on the CBC/IFC Baroness von Sketch Show.