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PRESS review
Truth in Entertainment
by Phil Hall

Made for less than $100,000, The Innocents has a professional production quality which can rival any feature coming out of Hollywood.

Writer-director Katherine Griffin has a remarkable stye...and The Innocents should have launched Ms. Griffin to a higher level in the film world.  (Read the full review that put us into the Encyclopedia of Underground Films)… Full Story


Los Angeles Times 
Screening Room
by Kevin Thomas

The Innocents is regional filmmaking at its best…a highly accomplished first film.  Katherine Griffin displays much promise on either side of the camera in The Innocents... Full Review


Los Angeles Times
Of Hype and Hondas
by Marcela Rojas

If it weren't for her trusty Honda Prelude, Katherine Griffin couldn't have made her first feature film The Innocents.  (Read how Katherine lived in her car to fund her first feature film)… Full Story


The Clarion Ledger
At The Movies
by Anita Modak-Truran

The Innocents is a rich, robust vision rarely demonstrated in a first feature film. Griffin represents a strong movement in the indie filmmaking scene... Full Story


YAPA - Here Today.  Hero Tomorrow
Keepin' It Reel
by Kenya Yarbrough

‘Welcome to the Hotel Honda’

“This film is about death and about life and about living to your fullest, appreciating each moment for what it gives you." To read the full interview of how it all started and why... Full Story


• • • Katherine Griffin is the Co-Producer of the feature documentary LADDIE: THE MAN BEHIND THE MOVIES (directed by Amanda Ladd-Jones). The film has been selected to screen at the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival (Opening Night film) Napa Valley Film Festival, Heartland Film Festival (Closing Night film).

• • • BAD THINGS, our first TV Pilot has been selected as a Semi-Finalist in the Page Screenwriting Awards.

• • • ROSE COLORED WORLD, a 4 minute short film written & directed by Katherine Griffin and produced by Jon Bachmann and Emilia Arau is screening in NewFilmmakers Los Angeles.

• • • BUTTERFLIES & LIGHTNING is a Semi-Finalist in the Zoetrope Screenwriting Competition.

• • • For the third year in a row, our screenplays have placed in UCLA's Professional Program in Screenwriting competition.

• • • Our screenplay for THE REVENGE is a Semi-Finalist in the NICHOLL SCREENWRITING FELLOWSHIP.

• • Our screenplay for ALL THE DEVILS ARE HERE has advanced to the semi-finals of the Final Draft screenwriting competition, and has been listed among the TOP 25 thriller screenplays in the Tracking Board screenplay competition.

• • We are happy to announce that we have sold our latest award winning short film USE AS DIRECTED to SHORTS INTERNATIONAL.

• • We are developing several exciting projects and will keep you informed as they come to fruition.