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Title: SEX & DEATH

Reference number: 7514

Date: 2000

Director: d. Cat McKiernan

Sponsor: Cineworks presents in association with the Scottish Arts Council National Lottery Fund and the Glasgow Film Office

Producer: Pamela Hansson

Sound: sound

Original format: 35mm

Colour: col

Fiction: fiction

Running time: 9.39 mins

Description: A modern fairytale about one woman’s struggle to keep her relationships ... alive. [Source:]

Winner of a BAFTA New Talent Award for Outstanding Technical Achievement in 2000 (Simon Dennis). For further information see also website [last accessed 12/2/2010]

Cineworks: Commissions five short films a year by new filmmakers in the genres of drama, documentary and animation. Funded by Scottish Screen National Lottery Fund, UK Film Council and BBC Scotland. Includes a training programme.

Credits: Cineworks presents in association with the Scottish Arts Council National Lottery Fund and the Glasgow Film Office

A film by Cat McKiernan
p. Pamela Hansson
d. ph. Simon Dennis
w. and d. Cat McKiernan
female lead Karina Neeson
lover Benedick Swan
1st suitor Williasm Rogue
2nd suitor Niall Grieg Fulton
window cleaner Martyn Tim Webster
p. designer Bob Smart
costume designer Gill Horn
make-up designer Nikki Brannan
m. composed by Andrew Cruikshank
stunt co-ordinator Michael Scott Law
sd. rec. Angus McPake
stills ph. David McIntyre
p. man. Abigail Howkins, Lucy Newman
props man. John Ferguson
1st ass. d. Ted Mitchell
sc. supervisor Belinda Newman
focus puller Simon Vickery
gaffer Lex Burnhams
clapper loader Stephanie Bates
grip Jim Loomis
video ass. Janis Marsh
scenic artist Deirdre McCrimmon
2nd ass. d. Michael Jodd
art dept. ass. Althea McGhie, Susan Collins, Natalie Astridge
unit doctor Honor Condliffe
boom operator Fiona Kelly
p. ass. Karen Mackie
unit runners Saul Williams, Andrew Gardner
stills ass. Richard Harris
unit stills Jim Loomis
ed. Simon Dennis
dubbing ed. Dave Galbraith, Colin McNab
sd. engineer (music) Robin Rankin
violin Greg Lawson
accordian John Logan
harp Meredith McCracken
double bass Andrew Cruickshank

Edited at Digital Facilities, Edinburgh. Sound dub recorded at Wanderlust Audio, Edinburgh. Muisc recorded at Ca Va Studios, Glasgow. Camera lenses & grip equipment provided by GHS. Lighting equipment supplied by Lee Lighting. Post production by Soho Images. Insurance provided by AON Ruben, Catering by La Piazzetta. Filmed on Kodak Eastman Stock.

With special thanks to Lenny Crooks (GFO), Dave Kelly (GHS), George Thomson (Lee Lighting), Simon Hill & Dave Smith (Digital Facilities), Anne Guidera (Kodak), Nigel Horn (Soho Images), Dan MacRae (Scottish Screen), Freda O'Brien (Design), Brian Kirk, Frances Higson, Julie Fraser, Mark Lees, Justin Molotnikov, Glasgow City Council, Alison Jones, Les Trentman, Tinaviel Shaw, Dundee Rep Theatre, Stuart Cunningham, Lara Cellini (The Film & Video Access Centre)

Shot on location in Glasgow and Edinburgh.

The Scottish Arts Council National Lottery Fund. Glasgow Film Office. Scottish Screen. Edinburgh City Council. Glasgow City Council.

exec. p. Cordelia Stephens
© Cat McKiernan / Pamela Hansson / Cineworks 2000