Dropping Off Michael, written by Jaames Price, directed by Zam Salim and Produced by Catriona MacInnes has been nominated for the Scotiish Bafta for best short film!
Talent Lab is an artistic development programme during the Toronto International Film Festival® that provides emerging talent with an unparalleled education experience and an introduction to the global community of filmmaking. Over a four-day period, selected participants have the opportunity to interact with and learn from internationally acclaimed filmmakers. Using the Festival’s outstanding relationships with world-class filmmakers, Talent Lab fulfills a tremendous need in the film industry, providing invaluable and incomparable artistic mentorship and development opportunities to a new generation of filmmakers.
The Berlinale Talent Campus brings emerging talent and seasoned film professionals together and offers them a platform to refresh their views, discover new horizons, find fellow filmmaking collaborators and discuss new trends and developments in contemporary cinema and media.
women in cinema
January 23–27, 2013 | SIFF Cinema Uptown
Women in Cinema returns to SIFF, featuring significant new works by women filmmakers. WIC celebrates the exceptional contributions of women in the world of cinema, and represents a convergence of excellence in filmmaking, with international shorts, features, and documentaries from around the world.
Catriona has been selected for the 1012 Edinburgh International Film Festival Talent lab, where she will also be pitching her first feature Gift From God as part of ‘The Nine’ Event.
Nine new writers. Nine new films. Ninety minutes.Join us to celebrate the culmination of our Screenwriting Residencies and to meet the writers, at our event with Edinburgh International Film Festival.Vivien Adam, Raisah Ahmed, Hope Dickson Leach, Mandy Lee, Barry Gornell, Catriona MacInnes, Tara McKevitt, Amy Neill and Martin Smith have worked intensively for nine months with international storyeditors Molly Stensgaard, Olivia Stewart and Marten Rabarts, honing their considerable writing talents ready to reveal this exclusive first glimpse of their feature films.With a stellar ensemble of actors and film directors including James Antony Pearson (Control, New Town Killers) we will present live scenes, recorded extracts and visual presentations of their work.
A Cuillin Rising will have it’s US premier at Nashville Film Festival this spring. It will screen before medium length film Days Of Grass by Dutch director Tomas Kaan.
I’m In Away from Here screened at the festival in 2009 winning second Prize in the best student short catagory. Its great to be supported by the festival again!
A Cuillin Rising will screen in the Scottish competition program 5 this February.
A Cuillin Rising has been nominated for the British Council Best New Short Award for 2012.
A Cuillin rising has been selected for London Short Film festival 2012 and will screen as part of the Landscapes and Light program at the ICA.