Film, TV & Theatre
Cath studied Directing at the NFTS. Her short films won a number of awards and screened at key festivals including Edinburgh, Berlinale and Cannes. She won the Sundance Alfred P Sloan Development Award to develop fiction feature BED and in 2017 was awarded the inaugural Open Call Award from The Space to develop interactive artwork and documentary ADRIFT. She is a fellow of the MacDowell Colony and Rockefeller Bellagio Artist Residencies and is a co-founder of Shooting People, the online filmmakers network of 45,000 filmmakers. She currently sits on the board of Directors UK.
For release in 2021. Hybrid short documentary for Goldfrapp about the Puli Kali (‘Tiger Dance’) festival in the state of Kerala, India. Exec Producer, GoPro Camera and Sound. (Dir: Lisa Gunning).
Low-Budget Ensemble Drama. As Writer/Director.
Co-Founder of the UK filmmakers network with over 45,000 members making fiction films, documentary and animation. "Shooting People has created a major grass roots revival in independent film" The Times.
Co-creator with Nick Ryan. Winner, Inaugural Open Call Award from The Space. Project explores the hidden world of space junk and includes a documentary, interactive experience and sound installation.
Cap Gun Collective
Co-Director with Lisa Gunning. Music video for Goldfrapp Album TALES OF US
NORMSKI TALKING PICTURES
Five short docudrama films
1) FOOT CRED transforms Normski's photographs and his New York epiphany into a graphic, personal portrait of the city detailing Normski's initiation into a new b-boy culture and fixation with trainers, particularly Puma States. Brilliant’. South By South West Film Festival.
Shooting People Productions / NFTS
Writer/Director, 6min, 35mm
Best Cinematography, Brief Encounters, Bristol 2002
Shooting People Productions
Co-Writer/Director, 10min, 16mm
Shooting People Productions / Film Four
Writer/Director, 9min, DV
Special Jury Mention, Edinburgh Film Festival
‘Appetising miniature drama offering a sniff of polysexual tension and intrigue uncorked at a teenage party during a game of spin-the-bottle. Confident and curious.’ Time Out London (Nick Bradshaw)
Other / Training:
2001 National Film and Television Graduate (Directing), UK
2004 Cinefondation, Cannes Awardee, Cannes, France
2006 WFTV Film Placement, UK
2013 Winner, Alfred P Sloan Sundance Commissioning Grant for feature film BED
2015 Winner, Inaugural Open Call The Space Award for Arts Project ADRIFT