Cadies Productions Ltd
Cadies Productions was created in April 2004.
Robin Mitchell, who co-founded Edinburgh's Cadies & Witchery Tours in 1984, is the Director of Cadies Productions.
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), About A Band (2010, 43 mins), A Tale of Two Syrias (2012, 64 mins) and a series of short films for Relationships Scotland.
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). Our horror comedy The Download Horror (2012, 70 mins) was released in November 2012.
In between films, our Director Robin Mitchell has written one novel Grave Robbers (Luath Press), the top selling guide book What's Under the Kilt? and the children's book and stage show, Princess Pumpalot (The Farting Princess (Director Liam Rudden) which was performed at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016.
Our play, May I Have The Bill, Please?, Directed by Liam Rudden, was performed at The Boards, Edinburgh Playhouse as part of the 2015 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Director, Robin Mitchell is presently writing a new Princess Pumpalot book which due for release in the summer of 2017.
The Super-Farting Bean Mystery
BOOK TWO in the Princess Pumpalot series - Princess Pumpalot: The Super-Farting Bean Mystery is to be published in May 2017.
Can Princess Pumpalot: The Farting Princess and her best friend Guffy solve the mystery of the missing priceless purple super-farting bean?
Aided by a set of clues from some of Wiffyville's more unusual residents including a werewolf, a mummy and a prisoner that isn't a prisoner, Princess Pumpalot and Guffy embark on a quest to solve this mystery. On route, the brave duo are confronted at regular intervals by Wiffyville’s arch enemies – Prince Nastavia and the Low-Flying Gnomes. Will they succeed in their mission?
Written in the style of a screenplay (by Robin Mitchell), Princess Pumpalot: The Super-Farting Bean Mystery is the second in the Princess Pumpalot series.
Back On Set
Great to be back on set last weekend making another film for Relationships Scotland. It's another co-production with Jim Hickey of Freedonia Films.
We were filming with a cast of seven in two houses in Edinburgh. A BIG thank you to Film Edinburgh for their advice on relevant filming locations. I'd imagine we'll see the results of our labours in 2017.
Check out our previous films for Relationships Scotland HERE.
Having A Blast
We've had a blast this year at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe performing Princess Pumpalot: The Radio Show – Live on Stage! at Sweet Venues in the Grassmarket.
A BIG thank you to everyone who attended the 2016 show. We had great audiences including a number of "regulars" or "Pumpalites" as we sometimes call them.
The cast of #Fart2016 was Julie Heatherill as Princess Pumpalot, David Mairs as Guffy, Robin Mitchell as Cookie Crumble and The Toilet of Truth as himself.
The Director was Liam Rudden of LRStageworks (who was partaking in his 33rd Edinburgh Fringe) and the Stage Manager was the fantastic Sabina Smith.
The 2016 show was a Cadies Productions/LRStageworks production sponsored by Mandragora Productions and Arcus Animation Studios.
Bedlam Film Festival
Our documentary film Breadmakers is to be part of the Bedlam Film Festival during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Breadmakers will be screened on Thursday 18th August 2016 as part of a Scottish Documentary Institutes' Night of documentary films.
More details on the Bedlam Film Festival Site.
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