Wesley Cannon is an American documentary filmmaker who focuses on stories set within contemporary religious issues. His work centers relationships and human dignity while referencing ethnographic methodologies and perspectives. He holds a BA in Media and Screen Studies & Religious Studies from Northeastern University.
His first film, co-directed and produced with Anthony Farenwald, The Cloud of Unknowing (2019) won Best NH Short Documentary at the New Hampshire Film Festival and was an Official Selection of Orlando Film Festival and BendFilm Festival. The film made its broadcast debut on Vermont PBS the day after Christmas 2019.
Wesley works as a producer for the film production company he co-founded in 2019, Pathos Pictures.