Testimonials

GIRL TRIP

Audience Choice Winner!

AUDIENCE CHOICE WINNER Hollyshorts Monthly Screening 2017

DE PUTA MADRE A LOVE STORY

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Best Lead Actress WINNER 2014 Madrid International Film Festival
Best Cinematography WINNER 2014 Columbia Gorge International Film Festival
Best Director WINNER 2015 London International Filmmaker Festival
Special Mention 2015 iFilmmaker International Film Festival

Best Story (Nominee), Best Short Film (Nominee) 2014 Madrid International Film Festival

Best Lead Actress (Nominee), Best Short Film (Nominee), Best Producer (Nominee) 2015 London International Filmmaker Festival

Best Lead Actress (Nominee), Best Director (Nominee), Best Cinematography (Nominee), Best Original Screenplay (Nominee) 2015 Milan International Filmmaker Festival

Catherine Black in De Puta Madre A Love Story

Testimonial’s For Acting:

• “Catherine has a wonderful poise much like Jennifer Connelly and leaves just a little mystery about her that’s pretty appealing..” – Actress & Life Obsession

• Of Catherine Black’s work in “Letters to a Street Child” The Toronto Star writes:
the images of Cazabon are superbly portrayed by Catherine Black…”

• Of Catherine Black’s performance in “Walls Of Africa” The Globe and Mail says she performed a very erotic role of an African Stripper “with tasteful confidence.”

• Geek Legion of Doom compares Catherine Black’s performance in “Mary Loss of Soul” to ‘..Sigourney Weaver in Alien..

“Catherine is an astonishing and charismatic performer. She has a quality that great artists possess. When you watch her, time stands still. You can’t look anywhere else. She has an instinctive gift of concentration and commitment. She has that rare quality of speaking from the heart with honesty and wit. A production with her in it has a special kind of playfulness and joy around it.”
~ multiple award winning filmmaker/director/actor Layne Coleman (The Shape Of Rex)

• On Catherine Black starring in The Donner Party:
“I would absolutely work with Catherine again, and intend to as long as I am making films..”
~ Filmmaker TJ Martin (The Donner Party, Get Out If You Can)

• On Catherine Black starring in Crimes and Walls Of Africa:
“Ms Black’s contribution to both productions was a major reason for the success of the shows. Ms Black is an extremely confident and skilled performer and she fit the roles in both plays perfectly, executing them to smooth perfection night after night. I thoroughly recommend this extremely talented actress who will prove to be a major asset to any production.”
~ Multiple award winning Director/Writer/Filmmaker/Actor Hrant Alianak

“Catherine has shown rare courage and commitment to her craft and work.”
~ Acting coach Lewis Baumander

Testimonial’s For Catherine’s Directing

Us vs Film interviews Catherine Black about her film, Girl Trip, sharing the interview with oliver Stone’s SNOWDEN and chimes in around 37:17 – usvsfilm.com

• On Catherine’s film De Puta Madre A Love Story
“..she sees far into the dark tunnel and her mind lights the places where many of us are incapable of going…has the sense of detail one needs to make films that matter…When Catherine makes a film or researches a project she is all in and has the sensibility of a perfectionist.”
~ Multiple award winning Director/Filmmaker/Actor Layne Coleman (The Shape Of Rex)

• On Catherine’s film De Puta Madre A Love Story
‘Sexy & surreal’
~ Canadian Film Fest Festival Director Bern Euler

• On Catherine’s film De Puta Madre A Love Story
‘..This raven-haired beauty is fanning the flames for female film-makers with the knack to leave a memorable impression..fans are intrigued by her charms as a storyteller..’ – Actress & Life Obsession

• On Catherine’s film De Puta Madre A Love Story
‘Catherine Black has certainly put together all the elements necessary to make a solid love story: great performances, soothing music and a beautiful setting…one truly beautiful piece of film…a film that leaves one thinking in the end.’The Arts Guild