Carol Nguyen

Carol Nguyen (Canada)

Carol Nguyen is a Vietnamese Canadian filmmaker, born and raised in Toronto, now based in Montreal. Her films often explore the subjects of cultural identity, silence and memory. Her latest film "Nanitic" (2022) premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. Carol is a 2018 Sundance Ignite fellow and a TIFF Share Her Journey ambassador. Recently, her project “The Visitors” was selected for the IDFA Project Space 2022, a development lab for first- or second-time directors. Today, Carol is writing and directing several projects, including two feature films as well as an animated short.


  • Witness (TV Mini Series)
  • Nanitic
  • No Crying at the Dinner Table
  • Tundra
  • Every Grain of Rice
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