Tag Archives: Catherine Black

US vs Film – Interview with Catherine Black

I had a ton of fun being interviewed about GIRL TRIP by James over at Us vs Film ep. 195. I yap a bunch about my visual inspirations for Girl Trip, loosing our 1st AD while filming, but somehow enjoying … Continue reading

Directing & Acting in Girl Trip

Directing & Acting #tbt #girltripmovie #multitasking #filmmaking #friendshipisabitch #femalefilmmaker #WIF #Thriller #horrorcomedymovie #myjam #cinematography #guns #strongnotskinny A photo posted by Catherine Black (@dubhcat) on Aug 4, 2016 at 1:05pm PDT

Fun New Headshots!

Sneak peak from last weeks fun photo shoot with The Sheltons Of Highland Park!

DIRT: dates, reviews, discounts!

“An edgy contemplation of the cosmos and our place in it…unfolds like an opera, beginning with solos which segue into duets and trios. Skilled actors hit every beat to keep the audience engrossed.” – LA Splash “…clear, well-paced staging mines … Continue reading

West Coast Premiere of DIRT!

Industry folks & friends, please reach out for exact dates and comps if you’d like to attend a performance! Thrilled to have joined the talented cast of Dirt for the West Coast premiere of Bryony Lavery’s newest play! A unique … Continue reading


Friends and fellow Girl Trip‘ers (Matthew Tully Brown & Micah Parker) and I made this 5 min short film, INTRUSIONS OF GRANDEUR, and made it to the TOP 20 SEMI FINALS in the 100 Hour Film Racing competition! Intrusions of … Continue reading

L.A. A Queer History VIP Holiday Mixer

Excited to be included alongside these talented actors and a voice in this important documentary.

Mary Loss Of Soul

Catherine Black stars in the Supernatural Thriller Mary Loss Of Soul NOW available for streaming on VOD!

Women Filmmakers Shorts Program Highland Park IFF

The happiest day of my life was when I directed De Puta Madre A Love Story. Playing today as official selection, in competition, at Highland Park Independent Film Festival – HPIFF as part of the WOMEN FILMMAKERS SHORTS PROGRAM. Last … Continue reading

Film Fervor Podcast – Interview with Cat Black

Catch me yapping about how to direct yourself on today’s episode of Film Fervor

Season 2 of Playing House

I had so much fun with Keegan-Michael-Key, Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham on Playing House! You can catch me playing Giselle Zarkovic in season 2, beginning August 4th, 10/9c on USA network.

Beyond Honored to Receive 4 Award Noms at London IFF!


Catherine Black takes home the award for Best Lead Actress at the 2014 Madrid International Film Festival!!!

We Won!

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Elizabeth Catherine Black

Fierce, classy and always celebrating life. Forever in the centre of my heart. I had a dream that Grandma Black was so incredibly happy. She was beaming with happiness. All her friends & family came to say goodbye, and she … Continue reading

Mary Loss Of Soul

I just got back to LA after filming a starring role in the psychological thriller “Mary Loss Of Soul” in Massachusetts all month. I worked so hard, I didn’t go anywhere except set. It’s kind of like I wasn’t even … Continue reading

Malcolm McDowell and I on the set of Shock Value

I play Malcolm McDowell’s ex girlfriend, Donna, in the dark comedy Shock Value!

Directing & Acting At The Same Time!

What made my job almost easy as a director and actor on the set of De Puta Madre A Love Story, for starters, was having an amazing cinematographer; “Bradley Stonesifer”. Bradley became an extension of my own mind, while also … Continue reading

Behind the scenes on De Puta Madre A Love Story

Still photo on the set of my 1st movie as a filmmaker, De Puta Madre A Love Story!! Massive gratitude to my amazing crew, Meher Mount & Meher Baba for the gift of filming on sacred land along with all … Continue reading

Kharmic Donation

Help us help a Universal spiritual center and make a beautiful film! Consider it a Kharmic donation. Please check out my movie on IndieGoGo

Catherine Black at Meher Mount

Here I am overlooking the beautiful Ojai Valley on the north, the Pacific Ocean and Channel Islands to southwest, and the Topa Topa Bluffs in the Los Padres National Forest to the northeast at De Puta Madre’s filming location; Meher … Continue reading

Craters Of The Moon

We woke at 9am in Yellowstone and hit the road Oregon bound. No time for Old Faithful, or Grand Prisma. I heard that jumping off the waterfalls in Fairy Falls is a must. I guess I’ll have to return one … Continue reading

Yellowstone – A Forest

We woke with the world at 9am. I sat listless on a log drinking my coffee with a bird. That bird just starred at me while sitting mere inches away. I felt special, but I think that bird is just … Continue reading

Yellowstone or Bust – Chardron Iowa to Yellowstone Wyoming

Finally ate a real breakfast of hash browns, eggs and salsa! I was so deprived of nutrients this made me feel like the luckiest girl in the world. Guzzled our watery coffee, and hit the road by 10am! I even … Continue reading

Dragon Flies, barbed wire, Cowgirls and memories of the Sioux

Hit the road at 11:11 am and scored breakfast in Rockwell City. Everyone was so nice here compared to Fort Dodge. We drove like banshees on the two lane road and didn’t see a single car. This was the longest … Continue reading

Morning Shadows

What I did not know that morning I took off from Fergus to LA, was that my inner world would never be the same again. Everything that had been in the shadows would come into the light and there could … Continue reading

One Province and 5 states later

Lost a day in Chicago. One Province and 5 states later I brush my teeth at 70 miles per hour to save time. Finally abandoning the Inner State for the Old Oregon Trail- US 20 West! Just like the original … Continue reading

Benevolence 1 somewhere in Illinois

Mad Magic Hour photo opp, I was so sure I was going to miss. As my bare feet were sinking in the mud, this pic looks exactly how it felt – Free –

From the beginning

Researching for the role has got to be my favorite task of acting. Of course I love to perform, but I really couldn’t have one without the other. However much time I am given, I will take it, and I … Continue reading

Red Dance in Redwoods

Photographed Paintings Across The Oregon Trail And Down The Coast

After researching the role of Ann Fosdick in The Donner Party I became fascinated with the first settlers who traveled West. Having left my own Country and home in Canada to chase sunshine and dreams, I decided to fully explore … Continue reading