Cadies Productions Ltd
Cadies Productions Ltd was created in April 2004.
Robin Mitchell, who co-founded Edinburgh's Cadies & Witchery Tours in 1984, is the Director of Cadies Productions Ltd.
We have produced the following documentary films: And So Goodbye (2004, 24 mins), The Rest is Silence (2005, 10 mins), Finding Bob McArthur (2007, 75 mins), Breadmakers (2007, 11 mins), The Scottish Parliament: Following the Ghost Road (2007, 35 mins), William McLaren: An Artist Out of Time (2010, 51 mins) and About A Band (2010, 43 mins).
We have also worked with Edinburgh Director Keith Bradley on his horror feature Sacrificed (2008, 80 mins) and Jim Hickey's The Dungeon Moor Killings (2009, 80 mins).
In between films, our Director Robin Mitchell has written one novel Grave Robbers, the top selling guide book What's Under the Kilt? and the children's book and stage show, Princess Pumpalot (The Farting Princess).
Our horror comedy The Download Horror (2012, 70 mins) was released in November 2012.
We have a number of projects on the move at the moment including Yasmin Fedda's documentary A Tale of Two Syrias (2012, 64 mins) and a series of short films for Relationships Scotland.
A Tale of Two Syrias: Dublin Screening
A Tale of Two Syrias (Dir. Yasmin Fedda) is to be screened at The Chester Beattie Library in Dublin.
The Chester Beatty Library is a public charitable trust established under the will of the late Sir Alfred Chester Beatty, which was granted probate in 1969. The Library is in the ownership of a Board of Trustees who hold it for the use and benefit of the public.
The role of the Library is to protect, preserve and make available to the public in the form of exhibitions, popular publications, lectures and other events the heritage enshrined in the collections of the late Chester Beatty and to provide the world of scholarship access to the internationally important resource.
A Tale of Two Syrias will be screened on Saturday 29th March 2014 at 2pm.
Los Angeles Screening
A Tale of Two Syrias (Dir. Yasmin Fedda) is to screen in Los Angeles in March.
The Center for Visual Anthropology at the University of Southern California (USC) will host a selection of films chosen from the 13th RAI INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ETHNOGRAPHIC FILM which took place in Edinburgh last June.
The 13th RAI International Festival of Ethnographic Film was jointly hosted in June 2013 by the National Museums Scotland and STAR, the Consortium of Anthropology Departments of the Universities of Edinburgh, Aberdeen and St. Andrews.
The screening of A Tale of Two Syrias in Los Angeles will take place at the Seeley G. Mudd Hall on USC campus on Saturday 8th March at 10.30am.
Back at The Fringe in 2014
We are delighted to announce the VENUE for the 2014 Princess Pumpalot: The Farting Princess stage show. Our family show will be performed at The NEW TOWN THEATRE in George Street as part of the 2014 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
The New Town Theatre is run during the Fringe Festival by Universal Arts and is situated at 96 George Street in a prime position between the Assembly Rooms and the International Book Festival.
Princess Pumpalot: The Farting Princess is a fast-paced, fun-packed show for all the family based on the book by Robin Mitchell. The stage show, co-produced with LRStageworks and directed by Liam Rudden, will be performed daily at 11am in THE MYSTERIOUS (180 seats) between 31st July and 24th August 2014 (not 12th).
We shall announce ticket details when they are available.
Oxford University Screening
A Tale of Two Syrias (Dir. Yasmin Fedda) is to be screened at Oxford University on 5th February.
The screening will be hosted by Oxford Solidarity for Syria in association with The Global South Film Society.
Oxford Solidarity for Syria is a group of students and researchers interested in understanding and supporting the revolt of the Syrian people and spreading the Syrian cause widely.
The Global South Film Society is a politically engaged independent collective where you can watch and discuss films from around the globe, with active participation, good company and freedom.
The screening takes place at St Antony's College (Nissan Lecture Theatre) on Wednesday 5th February at 8pm. Yasmin will be there to answer any questions.
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