David Weaver biography

The Samaritan Director

David Weaver

David Weaver won a Best Short Award in 2002 at the St. Louis International Film Festival for his short film, Moon Palace (2000).

His debut as a feature film director was Century Hotel (2001), which he also co-wrote. The film received two Genie nominations. He followed that up with the dark comedy Siblings (2005). After helming a string of TV movies, Weaver returned to the big screen with The Samaritan (2012) starring Samuel L. Jackson.

David Weaver Filmography


The Samaritan

Genre:  Thriller
Running Time:  88 min.
Release Date: May 18, 2012 (limited)
DVD: September 25, 2012

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Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Luke Kirby, Ruth Negga, Tom Wilkinson, Gil Bellows, Aaron Poole, Tom McCamus, Martha Burns, Deborah Kara Unger