True North

Feature Film

BBC FILMS / ARIEL FILMS

YEAR 2006

Writer : Steve Hudson

Producer : David Collins / David M. Thompson

Director : Steve Hudson

The crew of a bankrupt Scottish trawler turn to smuggling illegal immigrants over the stormy waters of the North Sea.

Starring: Peter Mullan / Martin Compston / Gary Lewis

BAFTA Awards 2006

Nominated – BAFTA Scotland Award
Best Film
Best Director – Steve Hudson
Best Actor in a Scottish Film – Martin Compston
Best Screenplay – Steve Hudson

British Independent Film Awards 2007

Nominated – Douglas Hickox Award
Steve Hudson

Celtic Film and Television Festival 2007

Won – Bronze Torc Award
Best Feature Length Drama – Steve Hudson

Cherbourg-Octeville Festival of Irish & British Film 2007

Won – Best Actress – Angel Li
Won – Best Film – Steve Hudson
Won – Young People’s Jury Award – Steve Hudson

Film+ 2008

Nominated – Editing Award
Feature Film – Andrea Mertens

Max Ophüls Festival 2007

Nominated – Max Ophüls Award
Steve Hudson

Ourense Independent Film Festival 2007

Won – Carlos Velo Award – Best Director: Steve Hudson
Won – Grand Prize – Steve Hudson

Seville European Film Festival 2006

Won – SIGNIS Award – Special Mention
Steve Hudson

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2007

Nominated – Grand Prize
Steve Hudson