Breadmakers



2007, 11 mins

At a unique Edinburgh bakery, a community of workers with learning disabilities makes a variety of organic breads for daily delivery to shops and cafes in the city .The Garvald Bakery is part of a centre inspired by the ideas of Rudolph Steiner where the workers realise their potential for self-discovery and creativity in a social environment.

Director,  sound recordist & editor – Yasmin Fedda /  Producers – Jim Hickey & Robin Mitchell  / Executive Producer –  Noe Mendelle  / Executive Producer for Scottish Screen – Becky Lloyd   / Director of Cinematography – Veera Lehto /  Sound design – Marcelo  de Olivera / Co-ordinator – Sonja Henrici

Bafta nominated, and screened at over 60  international festivals including Sundance Film Festival, Edinburgh International Film Festival.

Supported by The National Lottery through Scottish Screen, Skillset UK Film Skills Fund, Edinburgh College of Art, Angus Digital Media Centre, Docspace, Scottish Documentary Institute



Prizes:

Special Jury Mention, Gdansk DocFilm Festival, 2009

Winner, Black Pearl Award, Best Short Film, Middle East
International FF, 2008

Winner, Palme Dewar Award, Heartland Film Festival, 2008

Winner, Best Short Documentary, Emotions Film Festival 2008

Winner, Short Scottish Documentary Award, Edinburgh Film Festival, 2007

Bafta Scotland nomination, Best Short Film, 2007

A Cadies Productions film for the Scottish Documentary Institute  Bridging the Gap initiative.