Denise Blinn

Denise Blinn

Program Completed at the CFC

Cineplex Entertainment Film Program (Directors' Lab), Short Dramatic Film Program, CFC Features

Title of CFC Production Involved In

THE PORCELAIN PUSSY, DAY ONE (Development - CFC Features)

Title While at CFC


Completion Year

2003, 2004, 2013

Current Information

Current Title



Denise Blinn is an award winning screenwriter, playwright and director. Among others, she won the WGC’s Jim Burt Prize for her feature script 1936 and a Canadian Comedy Award (Best Director) for her short The Porcelain Pussy. She has worked as a story editor on the TV series King (Showcase/Global), as a director for the Comedy Network and as a writer for Korean gaming company Nexon. She teaches web-series writing at Centennial College, runs a story editing workshop and is a story consultant on several web-based series. Blinn has several projects in development including two features: 1936 (Sienna Films), Day One (Canadian Film Centre, working with Nick Hornby) and a comedy series: Family Therapy (Sphere Media).