Moe Abutoq

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Moe Abutoq
OccupationFilm director
Years active2009–present
Notable work

Moe Abutoq is a Scottish film director and film producer. His debut started on the Scottish Television series River City[1] where he has directed a number of episodes for BBC Scotland from 2014 onwards.[2] In 2015, he co directed the feature film Wasted Time with longtime collaborator David Hayman Jr.. The film tells the story of a Glaswegian prisoner at Barlinnie Prison who is wrongly accused of a crime he did not commit.[3] The film, featuring Scottish actor David Hayman was shot over a fortnight on a budget of £12,000 and marked the first feature for Shooter Films.[4] Wasted Time had its world premiere at the 2015 edition of the Glasgow Film Festival.[5][6] In 2017, he was appointed as Director of the revised series of the BBC children's programme Raven.[7]



Year Film Credited as Notes
Director Producer Editor Actor
2009 Wasted EPK Team
2010 Little Green Bag Yes Yes Yes Short Film
2011 'Nursery Chymes Yes Short Film
2014 Wasted Time Yes Yes Short Film
Co-Directed with David Hayman Jr.


Year Title Role Notes
2014 River City Director 2 Episodes
2017 Raven Director 15 Episodes


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