Britany Sparrow is originally from Vernon, British Columbia, and has been making films in New Brunswick since 2006. After graduating from UNB with a BA in English (Creative Writing) and a certificate in Film and Video Production, Britany joined the New Brunswick Filmmakers' Co-operative, and she directed her first short film, The Perfect ClichÃ©, in 2007. Since then she has directed 6 short films including The Morning After (Short Film Venture), True Hollywood Romance, Gamers: A Love Story (on CBC Download), Chopsticks (NB Joy), and Here Without You. She is currently working on several screenplays.
In 2011, Britany was awarded the Recognition Award for a person, group, or organization who has who has contributed to film and video in the province of New Brunswick in a volunteer capacity at the Silver Wave Film Festival.
She is the Vice President of the Film Co-op, a NBFC board director, a WIFT-AT member and former board member, and was formerly the editor for WIFT-ATâ€™s newsletter Tidings.