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This Directory is a talent pool of Scotland's documentary filmmaking women* (of all disciplines and levels of experience) who are looking for paid work.  If you are hiring please do make use of the directory - each profile includes contact details.   

If you are part of Scotland's professional community of female documentary makers and you are looking for work or might be in the future, please create a profile to tell us about yourself and your work! You can be working in any role – director, producer, editor, camera etc and with any level of experience.  

If you have any problems with the site please email [email protected]

 

*our definition includes cis women, trans women, genderqueer, femme/feminine-identifying and non-binary filmmakers. 

Carina Haouchine
Glasgow
Scottish-Algerian, Glasgow based filmmaker with a focus on creative documentary.
Amy Hardie

Amy Hardie

Amy Hardie Productions
Expert
on the ScreenSkills scale
West Linton
A director on her fourth international feature documentary. Enjoys close collaborations with scientists, academics, and has a strong interest in creating docs to explore and enhance resilience.
Anthea Harvey

Anthea Harvey

Expert
on the ScreenSkills scale
Edinburgh
Experienced, talented filmmaker specialising in narrative and long form documentary storytelling.
Geraldine Heaney
Glasgow
Geraldine is a Scottish Artist and film maker, based in Glasgow, who collaborates with lots of different people locally and internationally. She is interested in the potential of creativity and play to explore and navigate the world and their use as tools
Sabine Hellmann
Edinburgh
I'm an expert facilitator in participatory filmmaking processes and have over 7 years experience in documentary filmmaking, project management, digital media and participatory facilitation processes.
Sonja Henrici

Sonja Henrici

Sonja Henrici Creates
Expert
on the ScreenSkills scale
Edinburgh
producer. writer. former director @scottishdocinst previous films include: Time Trial, Donkeyote, Becoming Animal
Leslie Hills

Leslie Hills

Skyline Productions Limited
Expert
on the ScreenSkills scale
Edinburgh
Drama, current affairs, OB and documentary since mid 1980s. Latterly international funding and co-productions of theatrical documentaries . Fiction script editing and consultancy.
Rowan Ings
Glasgow
Emerging Director / 'Never Actually Lost' BFI x Made of Truth / 'West Country' SDI x Bridging the Gap / Experienced AP in Current Affairs
Emily Frances Ippolito
Edinburgh
Emily Frances Ippolito has a strong passion for bringing an image and scene to life through music. Emily has experience in a variety of genres (horror, drama, light hearted and humorous, animation, adverts, and orchestral and chamber music).
Molly Isaac
Edinburgh
Molly Isaac is a versatile composer and sound designer.
Kiana Kalantar-Hormozi
Glasgow
I'm a filmmaker, activist and artist passionate about compelling telling stories from untold perspectives. Eager to collaborate! Check out my hip-hop protest film: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0bgWZRc5QQ
Sinead Kirwan

Sinead Kirwan

Enemy Films/ Freak Films
Experienced
on the ScreenSkills scale
Edinburgh
Sinead is an award-winning multi-disciplinary producer, making political character driven films for broadcast and cinema, as well as creating dynamic short form content.
Ling Lee

Ling Lee

Kitchen Sink Collective
Experienced
on the ScreenSkills scale
Edinburgh
Film director. Editor. NFTS alumni. Mother.
Lea Luiz de Oliveira
Edinburgh
Lea (she/her) is a French-Brazilian filmmaker based in Scotland. She has produced and directed films in Brazil, Scandinavia, and Korea. Her first short, “Until Sunrise”, premiered at the 2018 International Sport Film Festival in Italy.
Thérèse Lynch

Thérèse Lynch

Therese Limited
Expert
on the ScreenSkills scale
Glasgow
A highly experienced factual editor, Thérèse specialises in storytelling. Creative, collaborative and technically savvy, she's a passionate and highly skilled craftsperson.
Naomi Mackay
Glasgow
I hold a degree in film and photography and have over twenty years’ experience in public facing  positions in IT, teaching, filmmaking, photography and hospitality.  A particular strength is my enthusiasm and ability to build client relationships.
Becky Manson
Edinburgh
Creative, collaborative filmmaker: I use film, animation, and sound to tell small stories that touch on universal themes.
Minttu Mantynen
Edinburgh
Edinburgh based cinematographer and director/camera.
Clara Martin

Clara Martin

Twist of Lime Productions
Early
on the ScreenSkills scale
Edinburgh
Clara is a film maker from Edinburgh, focussed on interesting people and stories, usually with a Scottish slant. Experience in documentary, charity web/social videos, theatre, comedy and music. All the good stuff.
Marta Massa
Edinburgh
Sardinian filmmaker, based in Edinburgh. Documentary work focused on gender based discrimination, cultural and linguistic oppression and mental health.
Claire Maxwell
Location not geo-coded yet
Unit stills photographer and cinematographer from Ayrshire with bases in Glasgow and Edinburgh
Jackie McCraith-Smith
Prestonpans
Locations Assistant/Scout/ALM & fully trained Covid Supervisor based in Edinburgh.Looking for new experiences & challenges.
Margot McCuaig
Glasgow
Margot McCuaig is an executive producer, novelist and award winning filmmaker.
Lou McLoughlan
Glasgow
Award winning Director / Cinematographer. Freelance and working on 2nd international documentary feature.
Anne Milne

Anne Milne

Hand-drawn Pictures Ltd.
Experienced
on the ScreenSkills scale
Glasgow
Anne Milne is a Scottish director and producer whose films have screen internationally. She was nominated for a European Film Award, shortlisted for Grierson (twice), won a BAFTA New Talent and nominated for a BAFTA Scotland.
Sara Missaghian
Glasgow
Assistant Producer based in Glasgow with production, shotting and development credits across access docs, fact ent and specialist factual. Edinburgh TV Festival Ones to Watch 2020.
Erica Monde
Glasgow
I am a Documentary Film Director and Cultural Anthropologist based in Glasgow. My work explores interdisciplinarity across documentary, ethnographic film, and fine art/installations. I am open to film, research, and art collaborations.
Julia Moon

Julia Moon

Experienced
on the ScreenSkills scale
Edinburgh
Documentary director passionate about telling human stories with strong heart.
Ina Morken
Edinburgh
Ina is an Edinburgh based filmmaker with a passion for personal stories, playfulness and fish.