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Career Close-Up: A Day in the Director's Life with Marilyn Edmond

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Career Close-Up: A Day in the Director's Life with Marilyn Edmond

Marilyn Edmond joined us to discuss her experience of directing her debut feature film Connect.  

Marilyn Edmond - began her career as an Assistant Director in 2010, working as a Floor Runner on BBC Scotland's ongoing drama River City. She has worked on a variety of films including Sunshine on Leith, Under the Skin and The Railway Man, to name a few. She has also worked on many TV comedies and dramas, including ITV's Benidorm and BBC's The Replacement. During this time, Marilyn was learning about the craft of directing.  In 2015 Marilyn gave birth to her daughter who is the inspiration behind the name of her production company, Angel Face Productions, then in 2018 Marilyn embarked on her debut feature Connect, starring Kevin Guthrie.

This event took place as part of Glasgow Youth Film Festival.   

Photography: GYFF/Tiu Makkonen