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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. 

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.
Jodie Mann

Jodie Mann

Jodie Mann LTD
Early
on the ScreenSkills scale
Edinburgh
Self-taught professional Photographer of 10 years inspired by my Highland home, with a hunger for story-telling. In recent years I've grown the desire to establish myself more as a Director, and so far I have few short films under the belt.
Becky Manson
Edinburgh
Creative, collaborative filmmaker: I use film, animation, and sound to tell small stories that touch on universal themes.
Minttu Mäntynen
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
Edinburgh/Glasgow
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.
Caitlin McMullan
Glasgow
Filmmaker, researcher and disability advocate.
Valerie Mellon
Glasgow
Highly experienced Self-Shooting Producer Director, and Edit Producer specializing in science and engineering and ob-docs. 3 BAFTA Scotland awards, and an RTS Scotland award. Bases in Glasgow, London and Manchester.
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.
Anne M Milne

Anne M 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.
Erica Monde

Erica Monde

Imprint Documentary Collective
Early
on the ScreenSkills scale
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.
Yasmin Morgan-Griffiths
Glasgow
Editor, cameraperson and producer currently working for Channel 4 News
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

Chantel Ng

Red Sky Productions
Early
on the ScreenSkills scale
Glasgow
I love the creative process of storytelling in the edit, piecing stories together with visuals and narrations. My interest is in real humans' stories and their conditions. I am also into art, history, science, sport, criminology, politic and religion.
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.