Natalie Metzger is an award-winning director and producer who explores the dark, surreal side of human nature with her “visually rich and thoughtful work”. Metzger’s work has been showcased at over 55 festivals around the world, receiving 15 awards including Best Director, Best Woman Filmmaker, Best Music Video, Best Experimental Film, Most Controversial Film, and multiple Aurora and Telly Awards.
Metzger’s feature documentary SPECIAL BLOOD is currently screening around the world to sold out audiences. She recently produced the film THE ROBBERY which is an Official Selection of the Sundance Film Festival. THE ROBBERY was one of 6 films that she produced for the Fullscreen series MINUTES, directed by Sundance-winning director Jim Cummings. Metzger also produced the YouTube Red series MATPAT’S GAME LAB, winner of a Streamy Award for Best Virtual Reality series and nominated for Best Non-Fiction series. Also an accomplished writer, Metzger won the Gold Prize at the Page International Screenwriting Awards for her sci-fi script IMMORTAL.
Metzger holds a Master of Fine Arts from California Institute of the Arts and a Bachelor of Arts from Emory University, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Summa Cum Laude and received the Sudler Award in the Arts and the Pioneer Award.