Cady McClain is a two time Emmy winning actor and Director of the award-winning documentary on female directors "Seeing is Believing: Women Direct.".
Cady McClain is a two-time Emmy winning actress and two time Emmy nominated director. Directing credits include the documentary Seeing is Believing: Women Direct (Winner Audience Award, SOHO International Film Festival, Jury Award Best Short Doc, Newport Beach Film Festival); the filmed play Paint Made Flesh (sponsored by Sotheby_x0019_s); Butterflies (Winner Best Short Film/Best Actress in a Short Film, Philadelphia Film Festival; Best Screenplay Kew Gardens FF);†Venice†the Series (2017 & 2018 Daytime Drama Web Series Emmy nominations); the web series Split starring Olympia Dukakis, released in August 2018; and The Missing Piece and The Last Day for Kids in the Spotlight, a foster youth program. McClain was honored to receive the 2017 International Matrix Award from the Association of Women in Communications. She volunteers her extra time as the Festival Outreach Chairperson for the Alliance of Women Directors (AWD.)
- Professional Credits
- Director: "Seeing is Believing: Women Direct" (documentary feature), "Butterflies" (short film), "The World of Albert Fuh," (short film), "Flip Fantasia" (short film), two short films for the foster youth program "Kids in the Spotlight." Producer, "Lost Girls: Angie's Story" (on child sex trafficking). Directed/Produced "Paint Made Flesh," a new play about a female artist. Winner Matrix Award for work pertaining to women's stories from the Alliance of Women in Communication. Two time Emmy winning actress for her work on daytime serials, "All My Children," and "As the World Turns."
- Industry Awards
- Two time Emmy winning actress (1990 & 2004). Six time nominee for acting. Two time Emmy nominee for Directing "Venice the Series," Winner 2017 Audience Award SOHO Film Festival, Winner 2017 Best Documentary Short Burbank Film Festival, Winner Best Documentary Ridgewood International Film Festival 2018.