Sudz Sutherland

Sudz Sutherland

Program Completed at the CFC

Tribeca All Access, Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange

Completion Year

2009, 2014

Current Information

Current Company

Hungry Eyes Film & Television Inc.

Current Title

Owner

Biography

Sudz Sutherland is an award-winning writer/director. His first feature was a comedy called LOVE, SEX AND EATING THE BONES. Premiering at TIFF, Bones won best first feature and was nominated for three Genies. His next movie, DOOMSTOWN won 3 Gemini Awards including Best TV Movie and Best Direction. Next was the dramatic Miniseries Guns for CBC. It won five Gemini Awards including Best Direction, and Best Writing. THE PHANTOMS is his latest CBC movie and it premiered fall 2012.

Sudz’s latest feature is a hard-hitting drama called HOME AGAIN. Its world premiere was at TIFF 2012 and had its major theatrical release across Canada on March 22nd, 2013 and premiered in Trinidad & Tobago on April 2nd, 2013. HOME AGAIN won the prestigious BAFTA award at the 2013 PAFF down in LA.

He is also working on several digital projects including the CMF funded Music Biz App with XMG and HOME AGAIN digital documentary with the National Film Board.

Hungry Eyes Film & Television is a dynamic production company that makes compelling, powerful film and television. Founded by Jen Holness and Sudz Sutherland, they deliver award-­winning feature films and television programs.

In March 2013, Sudz had the opportunity to speak at the TEDxWaterloo conference, speaking about the elusive concept of home in the context of his film, Home Again.