Cath Gulick

Writer. Director.
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Cath Gulick is a writer-director based in New York, focusing on character-driven dramatic thriller features about outsiders. She wrote, produced, directed, photographed, and edited her first feature film, ‘The Fever and the Fret,’ which went on to win awards at every festival it played, and was nominated by Film Threat for their 2019 Best Picture. ‘The Fever and the Fret’ is now available on iTunes, Amazon, YouTube, and other major VOD platforms. Her previous short film world-premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival. She works as a stage manager for The Drilling Company, which produces Shakespeare in Bryant Park and Shakespeare in the Parking Lot in New York City. She studied acting and directing with Tony Spiridakis and at the Mary T. Boyer Studio; and currently studies writing with Roadmap Writers.
 
 

FILMS

Feature. Drama. Released through IndieRights. Writer. Director. Editor. Cinematographer. A shy, artistic loner growing up in the Bronx, 14-year-old Eleanor is tormented at school because of the large birthmarks on her face.

Feature. Thriller. In Development. Writer. Director. In 1974, a struggling Vietnam vet risks destroying himself when he tries to rescue a brave young woman from truck stop sex trafficking.

Feature. Thriller. In Development. Writer. Director. Stranded women vikings must decide whether to spare a lost Christian missionary or incur the wrath of Odin.

QUOTES & PRESS

"I suspect this dark, immersive, and disturbing exercise is just the beginning of a beautiful filmmaking career."

FELIPE FREITAS, FILM THREAT

"Every minute of this film is powerful."

RAQUEL STETCHER, QUELLE MOVIES

"The Fever and The Fret' is cinema in its purest form".

CHARLES TRAPUNSKI, BRIEF TAKE

 

AWARDS

Nominated. Best Picture of 2018 

Special Jury. Narrative Feature 

Special Jury. Breakthrough Performance by an Actress 

Nominated. Best Narrative Feature 

Honorable Mentions. Best Actress & Best Director

FilmThreat AwardThis!

Lighthouse International Film Festival

LA Asian Pacific Film Festival

Queens World Film Festival

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My favorite films are able to capture the dark magic of a fairy tale.