Katherine Hayes


News... The Fastest Girl in the World screenplay is selected as Finalist in the Athena Film Festival Athena List 2019

Coming soon... Art Me Up - new film written by Katherine Hayes.

Her film Art Me Up is now in preparation for the Festival Circuit. The film's themes cover creativity, and the difficulty in being creative. It also captures moments when two poeple meet and they can go one way or another, their choices have the ability to effect their future lives in that moment.

Art Me Up stars Emmanuel Koutsis and Aislinn De'Ath.

Art Me Up - He needs a new life, she needs to get one.

Katherine Hayes is an optioned screenwriter and theatre director. She has also worked as a script dramaturg for the theatre and collaborated on a number of projects that took her to Edinburgh and international collaborations. From 2005-2009 She was Artistic Director of ek!productions theatre company. She works regularly as director and as dramaturg.

In 2015 her screenplay Rum and Coca-Cola finished in the Global film selection for the Oaxaca film festival -  one of Moviemaker magazine's Top 50 Festivals * She also collaborated on a project as screenwriter for the National Film and Television School working with final year developer students.

In 2016 her screenplay The Little Buccaneer was finalist in Best drama,  Best concept and Global film  selection categories for Oaxaca Film Festival. She also was Commended in the Screenwriting Goldmine Seven Day Shorts  for her script  The Talentpool.


Praise for Rum and CocaCola  - This story has pretty much all the ingredients for a successful one: a solid plot involving a court case, coupled with music, a love story in the background as well as a view of the situation in the Caribbean during WWII. Enrrico Wood – Oaxaca Filmfest’s Curator 2015

Carpe Diesal  2013 - Groundbreaking transatlantic performance" a London New York Los Angeles collaboration.

 Vera and the Sea 2009 -There's pleasure to be had in watching Ellie Lavan's performance as the childlike and bewildered Vera. The Londonist.


Find her on social media:

Twitter:  @_Katherinehayes

Instagram: @Khcreate https://www.instagram.com/khcreate/

IMDB: https://pro-labs.imdb.com/name/nm8767249/