Enchanté Productions is founded and operated by Catherine Fridey. She was born in France, but raised in Chicagoland. She now makes multicultural New Mexico her home base. She is bilingual English-French, and has an excellent command of Spanish.
She is the co-writer of “ENCHANTED CHRISTMAS,” the first Christmas film to air on the Hallmark Channel to feature lead Latino characters and actors.
The majority of her feature and short screenplays have been finalists, semi, or quarterfinalists in several U.S. and international screenwriting competitions, including one, “ZUP,” which placed in the top twenty percent of the prestigious Academy Nicholls Fellowship for Screenwriting.Continue reading “Enchanté Productions”
Awards & Featured Works
“SEAGULL” (World War Two Drama short) Official Selection Worldwide Women’s Film Festival Official Selection LA Femme International Film Festival Official Selection AFMX/ (Albuquerque Film & Music Experience)
“OVERTURNED BUCKET” (Period Drama short) High Desert Screening Worldwide Women’s Film Festival The Official Latino Film & Arts Festival Las Cruces International Film Festival
“ZUP” (coming of age dramedy) Top 20% of the Academy Nicholls Fellowship
“THE DRUID’S WRATH” (fantasy thriller)
Quarterfinalist Annual Fade In Awards Finalist European Independent Film Festival (ECU) Script Competition Official selection International Film Festival Ireland and Swansea Bay Film Festivals Quarterfinalist Annual Writer’s Network Screenplay & Fiction Competition
“THE PATH TO VIRTUE” (period fantasy)
Finalist LA Femme International Film Festival Female Eye Film Festival, Finalist “Good to Go” and Script Reading categories“ Semifinalist Stage 32 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Contest Quarterfinalist Stage 32 Happy Writers Contest
“FOUR CORNERS CURSE” (mystery/thriller) Finalist Emerging Screenwriters Competition Top Finalist Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Competition Semifinalist Scriptapalooza Screenplay Competition
“HALF AN ORANGE” (romantic comedy) Official Selection Oaxaca Filmfest Official Finalist Mexico International Film Festival Finalist Latino Screenplay Competition Quarterfinalist Annual Writer’s Network Screenplay & Fiction Competition Third place finalist Screenplay Category Southwest Writers Annual Contest Feature Screenplay Semifinalist Moondance Screenplay Competition Second Round Austin Film Festival Screenplay Competition
“SPOT TIME” (action comedy) Quarterfinalist Annual Writer’s Network Screenplay & Fiction Competition Quarterfinalist Annual Fade In Awards Quarterfinalist Scriptapalooza Screenplay Competition “
THE WISH” (comedy short) Semifinalist ScreenCraft Short Film Production Fund “FRESHY FACE” (comedy short) Finalist American Gem Short Script and Literary Festival
“TIME TRAVEL TEAM” (adventure TV series) Official Selection San Diego International Kids’ Film Fest, Award Winner for best Feature Screenplay Second Place Family/Fantasy Scriptmation Competition “New Visions” Contract award (produced demo reel for pilot episode) Finalist Governor’s Cup Short Animation Competition
Finalist “Taller Telemundo: Escritores” (Spanish TV channel writing program)
PRODUCED PROJECTS: Feature television film ENCHANTED CHRISTMAS
Short films: ALL IN A DAY’S WORK, OVERTURNED BUCKET, SEAGULL, PITCHING 101, TIME TRAVEL TEAM ANIMATIC PILOT, WOMEN OF INFLUENCE PILOT, UNSPOKEN SIZZLE REEL
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