Wessel van Wanrooij (1997) is a Brabantian writer and director from Holland.
He currently studies at the Netherlands Film Academy in Amsterdam.

Together with cinematographer Sean Louw he won the Shorts TV pitch at the Netherlands Film Festival in 2018 for their project The Beginning and the End.
This short film was part of the talent development platform De Ontmoeting,
which Wessel and Sean attended as the youngest participants ever.

His self produced short film Männer Ouni Virnimm premiered at the Netherlands Film Festival in 2021. It was also selected for Shortcutz Amsterdam.

His work is known for its dark humour and tragic absurdities.