ancouver-based filmmaker Trish Neufeld first fell in love with filmmaking at the age of 12 when she was given an old video camera – from that moment, she was driven to tell stories on screen.
Dancing with Mom is her first feature-length documentary, winning a Leo Award for Best Screenwriting in 2022. Produced in partnership with Knowledge Network, this first-person account of her mother’s descent into dementia is by turns heartbreaking and hilarious. Trish is currently in post-production on a premium feature documentary entitled STRETCHED: The Man Behind lululemon (wt), centered around the rise of the company and its controversial founder, Chip Wilson.
During her three-decade career as a director, producer and writer, her credits include Story Producer on The Age of AI with Robert Downey Jr.; Director of 4 seasons of The New Wave of Stand Up for CBC and Just for Laughs. She was a producer on the feature-length animated film Max Steel for Mainframe Entertainment; and the award-winning dramatic short film The Porcelain Pussy. In addition, she directed, wrote and produced the environmental documentary Save Space Nugget, as well as the three-time award-winning short documentary Mi Pasiòn in 1995. Currently, Trish is in development on a three-part true crime series in addition to a feature length environmental film focused on conservation and rewilding worldwide.