Roger Maunder was born and raised in St. John’s, Newfoundland where he currently works as a Producer at Wavelight Productions. He has independently produced, written and directed a number of films including Cut From The Same Cloth which recently aired on CBC Television’s ‘Canadian Reflections’ and the multi award winning short drama Swallowed , which also appeared on ‘Canadian Reflections’ as well as ‘Bravo!’. His short The White Balloon screened at the L.A. Children’s Film Festival.
He also directed many music videos for bands/musicians that have become youtube sensations such as Colleen Power’s ‘New Townie Man’. Recognizing a need to showcase local films in 2001 Maunder created the successful Nickel Independent Film Festival based in St. John’s.
In 2007 Maunder’s debut novel MUNDY POND was published by Creative Book Publishing. It is currently in the development stages as a feature film.
He currently resides in downtown St. John’s where he continues to enjoy writing and making films.