Photo credit : Kelly Jacob

Catherine Therrien

Director | Screenwriter

Catherine Therrien is the writer and director of the web-documentary Le bruit des mots (The Sound of Words), about the impact of slam and poetry in adolescence. For television, she signed Lourd (Heavy), for VRAK, and she is the director of the series District 31, on Radio-Canada (Finalist in the 33rd Prix Gémeaux).

She directed the short films Jérémie n’a plus de batterie (Jérémie no longer has batteries), Obaska, Encore Fiancés (Still Engaged) and Saucisson (premiered at KINO 2017). Catherine is currently working on her first feature film, Fred a faim (Fred is Hungry) (Caramel Films).

As an author, she collaborated for a long time with Urbania magazine by signing different stories. She has also published her first short story in VLB Publishers. Catherine was also one of 20 authors nominated for the CBC Radio News Award 2017.

Television | Filmography | Web

Fourchette – Season 2

2020

Webseries
Director
Screenwriter Sarah-Maude Beauchesne
ICI Touv.tv

District 31 Season I, 2 & 3

2017-2019

Series, police thriller
Director episodes [email protected]
Production: Aetios Productions (Fabienne Larouche)

Awards

34th Gémeaux Awards – Winner of 7 awards, including Best Director : daily drama series “Épisode 312”, 2019
33rd Gémeaux Awards – Nominated for Best Director drama “Épisode 141”, Montréal, 2018

Fred a faim

In pre-production

Feature film
Director & co-screenwriter

Encore fiancés

In development

Short film
Director | Co-screenwriter

Les petites patiences

In production

Feature film | documentary
Director | Screenwriter

Fourchette – Season 1

2019

Webseries
Director | Screenwriter Sarah-Maude Beauchesne
ICI Touv.tv

Awards

34th Gémeaux Awards – 5 nominations, including Best director webserie or digital media, drama “Épisode 2”, 2019

Saucisson

2017

Short film | gastronomic tragedy
Director & screenwriter
Presented in first at Gala KINO 2017

Lourd

2015-2016

Co-creator | Director
Producer: Attraction Images
Broadcast: VRAK

Deux Hommes en Or

2014

Director
Production: LP8

Génération Inc

2013-2014

Director
O’Dandy Médias (V télé)

Lourd

2013

Web series
Creator | Director
Vrak.tv
AWARDS
Finalist aux prix Gémeaux 2014, Meilleure émission ou série originale produite pour les médias numériques : fiction et meilleure interprétation féminine (Elisabeth Smith)
Jury award, Émission jeunesse Webfestival de La Rochelle
Finalist for a prix Gémeaux 2013, websérie de fiction

Champlain

2013

Short film | documentary about Champlain Charest
Director | Screenwriter

Awards

FESTIVALS
Official Selection, Rendez-vous du Cinéma Québécois 2014

Jérémie n’a plus de batterie

2013

Short film
Director | Screenwriter | Producer

Awards

FESTIVALS
Rendez-vous du Cinéma Québécois 2014 - Official Selection

Voisins

2013

Web documentary on Le petit Beyrouth neighborhood
Director | Screenwriter
Producer: Picbois Productions

Obaska

2012

Short film
Director | Co-screenwriter
AWARDS
Regard sur le court-métrage du Saguenay 2012 – Official Selection

Le bruit des mots

2012

Webdocumentary - 85 min
Director | Screenwriter | Editor
Radio-Canada & Picbois Productions

Awards

Official selection at Doc Market, Vision du Réel, Nyon, Suisse
Official honoree, Webby Awards, catégorie «Documentary: individual episod»
Most Interesting Digital Video Project, 2012 Filminteractive Festival, Pologne
Gémeau 2012 - Best Webdocumentary

Hors d’ondes

2012

Web series - 10 x 10 min
Director
Turbulent

Awards

Prix Gémeaux - Finalist for interactive web series

La course Évasion autour du monde

2012

Video journalist
Évasion

Deux steamés

2010 – 2011

Web series - 20 x 5 min
Director | Editor
Toxa

Awards

Prix Gémeaux, web series, 2011

La main mon trésor

2009

Podcasts - 90 min.
Co-director | Editor | Writer
La Presse

Awards

Boomerang award 2009, Interactive media

Borderline

2006

Short film – documentary - 29 min
Director | Editor
Locomotion

Awards

Caméléon Awards - Best Documentary
Clermont-Ferrand Sélection - hors-compétition

Advertising

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