Articles by: KatalystProductions

Inside Femen: Topless Jihad

Inside Femen: Topless Jihad, observational documentary, Katalyst Productions, 2014. Sharron Ward gained rare access inside the training camp of Femen in Paris – the world’s most militant feminist activist group who have staged provocative protests across the globe by taking their clothes off in protest at the objectification of women’s […]

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Calais: Joy in the Jungle

Calais: Joy in the Jungle, observational documentary, Katalyst Productions, 2015. Short promotional film profiling the work of The Good Chance Theatre which provided respite to refugees and migrants in “The Jungle” in Calais October 2015. Featuring interviews profiling two British playwrights Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson who founded the “Good […]

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Heroin: Chasing the Dragon

Heroin: Chasing the Dragon, Strong Films/Curve Films, 2010, 57 mins An observational documentary following Cassie and Sarah, two crack and heroin addicts who underwent an intense detox programme in the world-renowned Thamkrabok Monastery in Thailand. Directed & Produced by Richard Higson, Associate Produced & DV Directed by Sharron Ward, Co-Producer Chris […]

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Addicted in Afghanistan

Addicted in Afghanistan,  Feature documentary, Katalyst Productions, 2009, 78 mins An intimate feature-length observational documentary that explores the heart-breaking reality behind the headlines as seen through the eyes of Jabar & Zahir, two 15 year old drug addicts living in Kabul.  The documentary is an intimate and uncompromising portrayal, filmed over […]

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