Sarah Polley

8 Jan 1979

Actor, Director, Writer, Producer

Sarah Polley (born January 8, 1979) is a Canadian actress, singer, film director, and screenwriter. Polley first attained notice in her role as Sara Stanley in the Canadian television series, Road to Avonlea. She has also starred in such films as The Sweet Hereafter, Guinevere, Go, The Weight of Water, My Life Without Me, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen, Dawn of the Dead, Splice, and Mr. Nobody.
Polley made her feature film directorial debut with Away from Her, for which she won a Genie Award for Best Achievement in Direction and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay.


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Filmography (26 titles)

(movie, 2012)
···Take This Waltz
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2010)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Hillary)
(movie, 2009)
···Mr. Nobody
Genre: Science Fiction, Drama, Romance, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Adult Elise)
(movie, 2009)
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Elsa)
(movie, 2006)
···Away from Her
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 2005)
···The Secret Life of Words
Genre: Drama, Romance, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Hanna)
(movie, 2005)
···Beowulf & Grendel
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Selma)
(movie, 2005)
···Don't Come Knocking
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Sky)
(movie, 2004)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Tabby)
(movie, 2004)
···The I Inside
Genre: Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Clair)
(movie, 2004)
···Dawn of the Dead
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ana)
(movie, 2003)
···My Life Without Me
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ann)
(movie, 2003)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Margaret)
(movie, 2001)
···No Such Thing
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Beatrice)
(movie, 2000)
···The Claim
Genre: Drama, Western, Romance, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Hope Burn)
(movie, 2000)
···The Weight of Water
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Maren Hontvedt)
(movie, 2000)
···The Law of Enclosures
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Beatty 'Beatrice')
(movie, 1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Merle)
(movie, 1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ronna Martin)
(movie, 1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Harper Sloane)
(movie, 1999)
···The Life Before This
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Connie)
(movie, 1998)
···White Lies
Role: Actor (as Catherine Chapman)
(movie, 1997)
···The Sweet Hereafter
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Nicole Burnell)
(movie, 1996)
···Joe's So Mean to Josephine
Genre: Drama, Romance, Crime
Role: Actor (as Josephine)
(movie, 1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tracey Brown)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Sally Salt)