Natalie Metzger is an award-winning director, writer, and producer based in Los Angeles and known for her visually rich and thoughtful work.
She is a Spirit Award-nominated producer known for WEREWOLVES WITHIN, THE BETA TEST, THE WOLF OF SNOW HOLLOW, GREENER GRASS, and THUNDER ROAD (Grand Jury Award, SXSW), among numerous others. Her films have premiered at top festivals around the world including Sundance, Cannes, Berlin, SXSW, Tribeca, and Locarno. She is now the VP of Production & Development at Vanishing Angle.
Metzger is also an accomplished writer/director whose credits include feature documentaries ALONE IN THE GAME (AFI Docs, Outfest) and SPECIAL BLOOD (Dolores Huerta Award for Best Director - Long Beach Indie; Best Feature Documentary - CWFF), as well as many award-winning commercials and shorts, including IMMORTAL (Best Narrative Short - Eastern Oregon Film Festival; Best Set Design - Trans Stellar Film Festival).
Her feature script IMMORTAL won the Gold Prize at the Page International Screenwriting Awards, was a Nashville Film Festival Screenwriting Competition Finalist, and is in the top 1% of Coverfly’s Red List. She’s an alum of CoverFly’s Endorsed Writers Program and Eastern Oregon’s Filmmaker Residency.
Metzger holds an MFA from CalArts and is a Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Emory University, where she received the Sudler Award in the Arts and the Pioneer Award.