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"For once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth
with your eyes turned skyward.
For there you have been and there you will always long to return"
                                                               - Leonardo da Vinci



Kate Roxburgh and Shay Kuehlmann are award winning filmmakers who have been working together as a  producer writer director duo for many years in theatre, comedy and film. Under their production company Dog Sky Films they also have a slate of projects they have overseen and  produced.


Kate and Shay started out as a sketch comedy duo before moving into writing and directing film in early 2013. They produced, wrote and directed comedy shows together for the Edinburgh Comedy Festival and were finalists in several leading comedy competitions including Hackney’s New Act and Fosters So You Think That’s Funny

 They have written and directed several award winning short films together ‘A Dog Called Moose' (Winner Best Short SA.FI.TER film festival  Nominated Best Actor Ouchy Film Awards and Best Music Redline Film Festival ) 'The Bridge' (FINALIST BRUKIVKA Film Festival Semi Finalist  Los Angeles Cinefest) and 'Kantsaywhere'  (Official Selection at the Oscar and BAFTA qualifying festival Rhodes Island Film Festival)  

Their short film 'Happy Death Day' recently won the female 'First Flights' film fund and was also shortlisted for the 'Shore Scripts' film fund. 


Their short film 'Happy Death Day' was recently selected Winner of the female "First Flights' film grant and was also a finalist in the 'Shore Scripts" competition


Our films have screened at over 50 film festivals world wide.

Dog Sky Films are currently in early development on several feature projects and an original TV series called 

'The Dog Walkers' 


our work







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