David Wellington

David Wellington is a Canadian film and television writer, director and producer, best known for directing the feature films "Long Day's Journey Into Night" and "I Love a Man in Uniform". He's a graduate from Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

I Love a Man in Uniform (1993)

Henry Adler, an outwardly normal banker, yearns to make it in show business and still answers to his overbearing father. When Henry is hired to act in a television police drama, he realizes his big break has arrived and decides to do whatever it takes to get into ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Tom McCamus  •  Brigitte Bako  •  Kevin Tighe  •  David Hemblen

Henry Adler, an outwardly normal banker, yearns to make it in show business and still answers to his overbearing father. When Henry is hired to act in a television police drama, he realizes his big break has arrived and decides to do whatever it takes to get into ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Tom McCamus  •  Brigitte Bako  •  Kevin Tighe  •  David Hemblen

The Carpenter (1988)

A carpenter, who was executed in the electric chair, comes back to finish his dream house, now inhabited by a young married couple.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Wings Hauser  •  Lynne Adams  •  Pierre Lenoir  •  Barbara Jones

A carpenter, who was executed in the electric chair, comes back to finish his dream house, now inhabited by a young married couple.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Wings Hauser  •  Lynne Adams  •  Pierre Lenoir  •  Barbara Jones

Blessed Stranger: After Flight 111 (2000)

A sensitive and realistic portrayal of the families' grief after the devastating crash of Swissair flight 111, in which all 229 passengers and crew were killed. A woman whose daughter was among the victims meets a fisherman in Nova Scotia who took part in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Hugh Thompson  •  Kate Nelligan  •  Kristin Booth  •  Stacy Smith

A sensitive and realistic portrayal of the families' grief after the devastating crash of Swissair flight 111, in which all 229 passengers and crew were killed. A woman whose daughter was among the victims meets a fisherman in Nova Scotia who took part in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Hugh Thompson  •  Kate Nelligan  •  Kristin Booth  •  Stacy Smith

Murder on Her Mind (2008)

Inspired by the true story in the book by Linda Spaulding. Twenty years ago, Sally Linden sat on a jury in the trial of Theresa Nichol, a young woman accused of murder. They were close in age, and perhaps because of that, Sally saw the mistakes of her own life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Annabeth Gish  •  Chandra West  •  Callum Keith Rennie  •  Gabriel Hogan

Inspired by the true story in the book by Linda Spaulding. Twenty years ago, Sally Linden sat on a jury in the trial of Theresa Nichol, a young woman accused of murder. They were close in age, and perhaps because of that, Sally saw the mistakes of her own life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Annabeth Gish  •  Chandra West  •  Callum Keith Rennie  •  Gabriel Hogan

Restless Spirits (1999)

A young girl, who struggles with her pilot father's death in a plane crash years before, visits her grandmother in Newfoundland. While there, she encounters the ghosts of two pilots, who are condemned to Earth to constantly re-live their own crash that occurred in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Lothaire Bluteau  •  Michel Monty  •  Juliana Wimbles  •  Marsha Mason

A young girl, who struggles with her pilot father's death in a plane crash years before, visits her grandmother in Newfoundland. While there, she encounters the ghosts of two pilots, who are condemned to Earth to constantly re-live their own crash that occurred in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Lothaire Bluteau  •  Michel Monty  •  Juliana Wimbles  •  Marsha Mason

Would Be Kings (2008)

Best friends Patrick (Currie Graham) and Jamie (Ben Bass) are also cousins and cops determined to keep the streets safe and provide for their families. Their relationship suffers when they become entangled in a dangerous mix of mobsters, corruption, drugs and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Natasha Henstridge  •  Ben Bass  •  Currie Graham  •  Robert Forster

Best friends Patrick (Currie Graham) and Jamie (Ben Bass) are also cousins and cops determined to keep the streets safe and provide for their families. Their relationship suffers when they become entangled in a dangerous mix of mobsters, corruption, drugs and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Natasha Henstridge  •  Ben Bass  •  Currie Graham  •  Robert Forster

A Touch of Murder (1990)

A salvage worker with the psychic ability to see past events associated with items he touches sets the background story for this anthology. These items create a bridge between three seemingly unconnected stories.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Johnny Cuthbert  •  Aidan Devine  •  Robert Austern

A salvage worker with the psychic ability to see past events associated with items he touches sets the background story for this anthology. These items create a bridge between three seemingly unconnected stories.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  Johnny Cuthbert  •  Aidan Devine  •  Robert Austern

Long Day's Journey Into Night (1996)

The remaining members of a once-great American family succumb to addictions, selfishness and disease.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  William Hutt  •  Martha Henry  •  Tom McCamus  •  Peter Donaldson

The remaining members of a once-great American family succumb to addictions, selfishness and disease.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wellington
CAST:  William Hutt  •  Martha Henry  •  Tom McCamus  •  Peter Donaldson