CATHERINE TAYLOR - DIRECTOR
Catherine Taylor is a Brit who has lived in Australia and now resides in Los Angeles. She earnt her first degree, in English and Fine Arts, before she was 20. She has traveled extensively and worked in a myriad of fields, including music promotions, galleries, fashion, design, construction/architecture and even spent a week working in a botox clinic.
It was when she was working in broadcast that she knew the time had come to focus on directing, so she went to the University of the Arts, London, to immerse herself in filmmaker. Since then she has directed a feature, television content, music videos, fashion films and numerous shorts. She’s also worked as a videographer, production designer, editor, cinematographer and in production.
Catherine has collaborated with some amazing people, had her work viewed all over the world and has been (very nicely) reviewed by Matthew Barney and Empire Magazine. She has been a guest lecturer at Southbank University and University College, London.
Now permanently residing in Los Angeles, Catherine has just completed her MFA in Narrative Directing at the American Film Institute Conservatory.
Catherine loves to tell stories that celebrate the unusual, the unknown and the underrepresented. Her work infuses the horror and thriller genres with human drama. She likes to combine fact and fiction with the natural and supernatural worlds.