About Me

Troy Greenwood studied film and drama at Leeds University and the University of Calgary, and holds a BFA in Drama from the University of Calgary.  His multi-disciplinary approach to film provides him with a unique perspective.  His extensive experience as a writer and actor provide him with a unique foundation for understanding dialogue, motivation and an actor’s impetus to action, while his production and directing experience provide him with deep understanding of all facets of production including development, budget, finance, logistics, scheduling, marketing, production, post-production and more…  Having worked in multiple roles he is able to communicate effectively with all departments drawing from first-hand experience to know what is possible, ways of achieving it, and the collaboration required to facilitate its effective execution.

He has directed and co-directed numerous award-winning films including Faded Image, Army Men, Diamond Planet, Diamond Planet 2: Emerald Horizon, How to Survive (a Zombie Apocalypse) in Retail and Dana.  His latest script The Marrow was a semi-finalist at the Milledgeville Eatonton Film Festival in Georgia, and he is in production on the project now with plans to direct.

He is available for hire or consultations.

For more information on him check out his website

In Development

The Marrow

A young man returns home over Thanksgiving to tell his family he has cancer.  But, with each member harboring their own secrets, and nobody willing to share, their festive feast may just be a reckoning.

Semi-Finalist at the Milledgeville Eatonton Film Festival 2020

(short – in production)

Law of the West

With a mining tycoon intent on building a railway through their property, a family of homesteaders must decide how far they’re willing to go to defend their way of life.  

(feature length)

Petty Thief

Grieving the loss of their parents, a family is thrown into turmoil when their estranged brother returns intent on securing his inheritance.  Caught in the middle, their young daughter decides to take matters into her own hands.



Faded Image

Returning to a pivotal moment of his adolescence, a man confronts the negative connotations that have subverted his identity. Through the prism of time, and the wisdom he’s gained in the years hence, he offers hope as to what the future might hold if only we can find the will, determination, and support to persevere through the darkest of times. But is it too late for him?

Star Award - Indie Gathering Film Festival
Best Cinematography - Action on Film Festival

(short – produced)


How to Survive (a Zombie Apocalypse) in Retail

Following a zombie outbreak that saw their parents disappear to Africa, two brothers, Simon and Will, struggle to maintain a sense of family while living together in their parent’s house.  Moving in their best friend, their girlfriends, and an old college friend, the group must confront the universal struggle that is growing up, becoming an adult, and working a retail job… only with the looming possibility of zombie attacks.

Star Award - Indie Gathering Film Festival
Best Mini Feature/TV pilot - Bare Bones Film Festival
Best Guerilla Short - Action on Film Festival

(TV pilot – produced)

directing - coming soon
Best Picture Mini-Feature/TV pilot at Bare Bones Film Festival, Best Guerilla Short at Action on Film Festival and Star Award at Indie Gathering Film Festival – Zombies in Retail

 Star Award at Indie Gathering Film Festival – Faded Image


For producing, directing and editing services and/or consultations contact me