Ingrid Veninger

Born in Bratislava and raised in Canada, Ingrid formed pUNK Films in 2003 with a 'nothing is impossible' manifesto. Awarded the 2011 Jay Scott Prize, presented by the Toronto Film Critics Association, Ingrid Executive Produced five features with the cash award ($5000) and launched the 1KWave in Toronto. Since 2008, Ingrid has written/produced/directed 4 features (Only, Modra, i am a good person/i am a bad person, The Animal Project) all of which have premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival and have garnered awards and distribution worldwide. In 2014, she initiated the pUNK Films FEMMES LAB to foster feature films written and directed by Canadian women, sponsored by Academy Award winner Melissa Leo. Currently, Ingrid is a member of the Film Studies Faculty at York University and she touring film festivals with her latest feature shot in Chile, He Hated Pigeons -- a phantasmagorical film presented with an ever-changing live score.

[bio courtesy of the filmmaker] 


Recent Reviews

Urda / Bone

A kaleidoscope of imagery that leaves you feeling like a shadow being drug along with no choice but to follow.

I am a good person / I am a bad person

Stick with it. The characters become fascinating. But you won't like them at first. Nice to see Paris again.


Made me wish i was 12 again

I am a good person / I am a bad person

Enjoyable film, well written and good performances from both ladies.