FILMMAKER STORYTELLER RANDOM PERSON
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Cathy has a degree in Animation and Visual Effects from Ex'pression College for Digital Arts. She's worked as a Production Coordinator at Dreamworks Animation and as a Content Coordinator for the PeopleDev department at Google. Currently, she's a Web Production Coordinator for the American Academy of Ophthalmology in San Francisco, CA.
In her free time she writes feature length screenplays, film shorts, webseries episodes and contemplates exercise (before dismissing it entirely).
2015 promises to be a busy year filled with the premiere of her horror short, The Ruined, a number of writing collaborations and the YouTube launch of her new sci-fi/comedy webseries, This Time Will Be Different.
Cathy is also the owner/operator of Bluebird & Anchor Films.
The Ruined (2014, Horror)
The Fiction of the Fix (2013, Comedy/Sci-Fi)
The Ferry Man (2012, Co-written by Shawn Lewis / 2012 Slamdance Film Festival Semi-quarter Finalist)
Sprouts (2011, Drama)
Exorcising Portland (2007, Drama/Comedy)
A Girl Called Kill (2004, Comedy)
Mulberry (2014, Comedy/Drama)
The Ruined (2014, Horror)
Bogart (2010, Animation/Family)
The Weather in Daza Canyon (2007, Drama)
The Ocean in Myth (2006, Thriller/Mystery)
American Girls (2003, Thriller/Mystery)
Throw Like a Girl (2013, Comedy) - Season One
Episode #1 - Pilot
Episode #2 - All Things Being Equal
Episode #3 - Hot Yoga
Episode #4 - Event Horizon
Episode #5 - Poly Want a Catfish?
Episode #6 - We Can Play! Olympics
Dyke Central (2014, Drama) - Season One
Episode #5 - Co-written with Florencia Manovil
This Time Will Be Different (2015, Comedy/Sci-Fi) - Season One
Episode #1 - Episode #30
Check out some of my
The Fiction of the Fix | 2012
Short Film - (Genre: Comedy)
August is an adorable yet lonely butch. Despite her failings with love she remains optimistic that she'll find her one true love. With a little magic and some items representing the best moments of her past relationships August conjures up a new sweetheart.
But, just as quickly as the new love blossoms, old patterns creep back in and force her to take drastic measures.
Premiering soon on IndieFlix for Sistah Sinema!
PRESS for The Fiction of the Fix:
"Director Cathy Sitzes reinforces what we already know — partnerships, particularly the romantic kind, are messy affairs. The insight isn’t revelatory, but it is delivered here with ample charm."
Throw Like a Girl | 2013
Webseries - (Genre: Comedy)
Throw Like a Girl is a queer comedy webseries.
The show is shot mockumentary style with a pseudo film crew capturing the everyday lives of a group of women who work at We Can Play!, a small start-up that sells sports bras online and over-the-phone. Their workdays revolve around ego clashes, misunderstandings, inappropriate behavior and unrequited love.
The first season consists of six twenty-minute episodes.
The Ruined | 2015
Short Film - (Genre: Horror)
Rosie hesitantly returns to her childhood home after the death of her estranged father. Her partner, Cassidy, is set on making the space livable once again. But, a presence within the house has other plans for them.
Premiering in 2015!
**The video listed here was made for the film's Indiegogo campaign.
This Time Will Be Different | 2015
Webseries - (Genre: Comedy/Sci-Fi/Romance/Thriller)
This Time Will Be Different is a new webseries!
Dr. Reese Mendoza discovers time travel and uses it to return the scene of each of her break-ups where she hopes to re-dump all her exes in a kinder, gentler, less asshole-ish way.
She hopes her experiment will reverse her romantic karma allowing her to win back the girl that got away. But, her former employer, The Brahma Group, has other nefarious intentions for Reese's discovery and they'll stop at nothing to acquire the ability to alter history for themselves.
Stay tuned for the YouTube premiere in April 2015!
The Fiction of the Fix
Throw Like a
This Time Will Be Different
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