Award winning independent filmmaker from Scotland.
Company
Lily Island Films Ltd
    Uisdean is an award winning filmmaker from the Outer Hebrides of Scotland and has been making independent films and music videos for 20 years.
    His work includes the award winning Gaelic language short film Siubhlachan (The Traveller) which won Best Professional Film at the FilmG Awards and was developed into a half hour drama for BBC ALBA, the macabre Jemima Trilogy and the award winning supernatural comedy web series Demonologist For Hire. www.demonologistforhire.com
    Uisdean recently wrote, directed and edited Mara: The Seal Wife a tragic drama inspired by selkie folklore and filmed in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. The film premiered at the Hebrides International Film Festival in the summer of 2021 and has is currently enjoying a festival run where it has picked up many awards including Best Drama Short, Best Actress and Best Film Score at the MiraBan UK Film Awards. www.mara.film
    • Director (8 Credits)
      Mara: The Seal Wife2021
      Short
      Demonologist For Hire: Drag me to Hell, Bitch!2020
      Short
      Demonologist For Hire: Stage Fright!2019
      Short, Web / New Media
      Demonologist For Hire: The Case of the Residential Evil2019
      Web / New Media
      Joe Caxee and his Haunted Taxi - GIN2019
      Web / New Media
      Demonologist For Hire: Exorcism For Beginners2018
      Short, Web / New Media
      Siubhlachan2008
      Short
      Jemima: Dating is Murder2002
      Short
    • Producer (6 Credits)
      Demonologist For Hire: Drag me to Hell, Bitch!2020
      Short
      Demonologist For Hire: Stage Fright!2019
      Short, Web / New Media
      Demonologist For Hire: The Case of the Residential Evil2019
      Web / New Media
      Joe Caxee and his Haunted Taxi - GIN2019
      Web / New Media
      Demonologist For Hire: Exorcism For Beginners2018
      Short, Web / New Media
      Jemima: Dating is Murder2002
      Short
    • Writer (3 Credits)
      Mara: The Seal Wife2021
      Short
      Siubhlachan2008
      Short
      Jemima: Dating is Murder2002
      Short
    Platinum Awards: Best Movie (Short), Best Legend, Mythology or Folklore Film, The ‘Centre For Zoology’ Category For Best Cryptozoology Film, Best Performance, Best Supporting Performance, Best Cinematography, Best Soundtrack, Best Drama Film, Best Cultural / World Cinema Film, Best Director, Best Producer, Best Drone Footage (Calum MacAulay), Best British Short, Best Poster / Press Kit, Best Trailer
    Mara: The Seal Wife
    Fortean Film Festival
    Gloucester, England
    2022
    Audience Award
    Mara: The Seal Wife
    Lonely Wolf International Film Festival
    2022
    Grand Prize Award - Best Cinematically Captivating
    Mara: The Seal Wife
    Believe Psychology Film Festival
    Los Angeles, California
    2022
    Best Director - Short Film, Best Actress - Short Film
    Mara: The Seal Wife
    FirstGlance Film Festival LA
    Hollywood, LA
    2022
    Audience Choice Award, Best Screenplay (Featurette), Best Director (Featurette), Achievement in Cinematography (Featurette), Cinematic Achievement by an Actress (Featurette), Achievement by an Ensemble Cast (Featurette)
    Mara: The Seal Wife
    Scotland International Festival Of Cinema
    Peebles, Scotland
    2022
    Best Drama Short, Best Film Score, Best Actress
    Mara: The Seal Wife
    MiraBan UK Film Awards
    London
    2022
    Best Actress, Best Cinematography, Best Sound Design
    Mara: The Seal Wife
    Sipontum Arthouse International Film Festival
    Puglia
    2022
    Best Webisode
    Demonologist For Hire: The Case of the Residential Evil
    Fortean Film Festival
    2021
    Best Guest Star - Alex Robertson, Best Music, Best Production Design, Best Costume
    Demonologist For Hire: Drag me to Hell, Bitch!
    British Web Awards
    2020
    Best Costume
    Demonologist For Hire: Drag me to Hell, Bitch!
    Asia Web Awards
    2020
    Best Sceneography
    Demonologist For Hire: Stage Fright!
    Apulia Web Fest
    Lecce, Puglia
    2020
    Official Selection
    Demonologist For Hire: The Case of the Residential Evil
    Seoul Webfest
    Seoul
    2020
    Official Selection
    Demonologist For Hire: The Case of the Residential Evil
    Starburst International Film Festival
    Manchester
    2020
    Official Selection
    Demonologist For Hire: Exorcism For Beginners
    Starburst Internationsl Film Festival 2019
    Manchester
    2019
    Official Selection
    Siubhlachan
    Trieste Science + Fiction Festival
    Trieste
    2009
    Best Professional Film
    Siubhlachan
    FilmG
    Inverness
    2009
    Official Selection
    Jemima: Dating is Murder
    South African HorrorFest
    Cape Town
    2008
    Finalist
    Mara: The Seal Wife
    South London Film Festival
    London
    Birth Date
    November 1977
    Birth City
    Glasgow
    Current City
    Peterhead
    Hometown
    North Uist
    Gender
    Male
    Eye Color
    Blue
    Zodiac Sign
    Scorpio
    Award winning independent filmmaker from Scotland.
    Company
    Lily Island Films Ltd