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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. 

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 Self-Shooting P/D from California based in Glasgow. My work explores interdisciplinarity across documentary, ethnographic film, and fine art installations.
Isabella Monga
Stirling
I am a woman who want to explore different roles in the film and television industry, especially camera operator and director.
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.
Raman Mundair
Glasgow
Raman Mundair is an Indian born, director, writer, artist, activist, filmmaker and playwright. She is not neuro-typical and identifies as disabled, Queer and a British Asian intersectional feminist. She is based in Shetland and Glasgow.
Eilidh Munro
Edinburgh
Digital Content Creator - Crees Foundation
Chantel Ng
Glasgow
Chantel is an artist and creative. Currently, she is pursuing her career in unscripted television. Her experiences included working in Development and Production.
Michelle Owen
Glasgow
Glasgow based self shooting Producer / Director working across all things factual. Specialising in access based content with a passion for sharing the stories of everyday people. Broadcast credits across BBC, ITV, C4 and C5.
Hazel Palmer

Hazel Palmer

freelance
Experienced
on the ScreenSkills scale
Glasgow
Experienced broadcast camera operator with a varied background including motorbikes, motherhood, helicopter filming, roller-skating and chimps
Nikki Parrott

Nikki Parrott

Tigerlily Two
Experienced
on the ScreenSkills scale
Glasgow
Tigerlily Films is an award winning company producing factual and fiction content for TV, cinema and digital platforms around the world.
Louise Pirie

Louise Pirie

LCP Productions
Expert
on the ScreenSkills scale
Glasgow
Makes tough to tell, sensitive access docs and current affairs reports on social issues.
Lauren Piskothy
Polwarth Edinburgh
Lauren Piskothy is a writer, lover of sketch comedy, and film/TV nerd, regrettably from Tampa, FL. Nora Ephron and Mindy Kaling are her personal heroes and tuna is her kryptonite. She's currently living in Edinburgh pursuing her master's degree in Screenw
Ania Przygoda

Ania Przygoda

ANIA PRZGODA
Experienced
on the ScreenSkills scale
Glasgow
Ania Przygoda is an award-winning sound editor.
Rachel Roberts

Rachel Roberts

Experienced
on the ScreenSkills scale
Dundee
Documentary editor and NFTS graduate. Recent work includes Grierson and IDA nominated films. Love crafting intimate, compelling, character-led stories.
Jennie Robson
Scottish Borders
An engaged and ambitious new entrant into the industry, with a background in Psychology & Research. Excited to pursue entry level opportunities in documentary filmmaking following my recent work at two International Human Rights Film Festivals.
Morna Ross
Highlands
About to graduate with a BA (Hons) Media (hopefully)
Beth Sabey
Glasgow
Glasgow-based filmmaker, with a passion for creative and socially-engaged storytelling.
Kerry-Anne Saouter
Edinburgh
After 10 years of experience in Canada, freshly arrived in Scotland.
Jessica Secmezsoy-Urquhart
Hamilton
28/Scot/Turk/writer/filmmaker/BBC Social contributor/Autistic/Disabled/Nonbinary/queer.
Molly Shelton
Edinburgh
Documentary Film Maker, specialising in environmental justice film.
Hollie Smith
Glasgow
Former journo turned documentary and obs-doc specialist with a penchant for all things 'The One Show'