• Kiki Lambden Stout is a Director/Writer/Producer and the founder of Mudcat Films

Kiki Lambden Stout is a director/writer/producer and the founder of Mudcat Films. As a director, her first short Father’s Day screened at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival (World Premiere); Newport Beach Film Festival (2016); The Actors Studio Screening Series (2016), presented by Academy Award Winner Estelle Parsons, alongside Al Pacino’s Wild Salome and Forrest Whitaker’s Songs My Brother Taught Me.


In 2016, her work on Father’s Day garnered mentions in The Huffington Post, “11 Things We Learned From Women in Film This Year,” and “Short Films Are Too Hard To Access, But Too Important Not To Watch.”


Kiki’s writing credits include the upcoming shorts The Plural of Blood (2017) for Bond Street Pictures and Before and After the Flower Moon (2018).


Her producing credits include the ‘Untitled Rick Rodgers Project’ (2018); numerous shorts including Father’s Day (2016); For Spacious Sky (2014), Tribeca Film Festival, Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival, BFI London Film Festival, Dances with Films; Up Here (2015), AFI Directing Workshop for Women.


Kiki is a Lifetime Member of The Actors Studio and a former jury member of the Chelsea Film Festival. Education: Columbia University (SoA); The New School University (MFA); The University of Texas at Austin (BA Journalism); The Edit Center (Certified Program).


Father’s Day

Father’s Day

Up Here

Up Here

For Spacious Sky

For Spacious Sky

Conversion By Bullet

Conversion By Bullet

  • a great short!

    Bradley Cooper
  • What worked best for me in For Spacious Sky was the brief, strained dialogue between the brothers about their differences.

    Just Press Play
  • Even the TFF’s film shorts (e.g., Coy Middlebrook’s beautifully crafted drama “For Spacious Sky,” Kelly Hucker and James Fleming’s haunting “Ghost Train”) were indicative of a new digital age allowing lower barriers to entry and higher quality.

    - Film Journal International


  • Huffington Post Spotlight

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    Welcome to the new Mudcat Films sit...

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