Catherine Weinress - Producer
Catherine Weinress, a partner in Hixon Films, is a producer of short films, branded content web series, TVCs and corporate films. Her work has been consistently recognized, garnering numerous awards. She has worked with various advertising agencies and corporate clients, producing TVCs and web series for such brands as Hyundai, eHarmony and Ayam Australia. In 2013 Catherine produced the multi award winning short film A First Date. The film premiered at Flickerfest, taking home both the Jury Award for Highly Commended Australian Film and the SBS Television award. The film also won Best Comedy gongs at NY Shortsfest and Heart of Gold International Film Festivals and screened at the prestigious Academy accredited Palm Springs Shortfest. In 2010, Catherine successfully coordinated and produced Sebastien International, a web series that required on-location filming in six cities around the globe in 10 days. This series was nominated as a double finalist at Cannes for PR Lions and Direct Lions in 2011.