dartmouth films

Katharine Round - Independent Producer/Director

Katharine is a producer/director with over thirteen years experience in television, whose films have covered everything from the impact of organ donation, to the power of sport to transform lives, and the realities of parenthood. She has made films for the BBC, Channel 4, ITV, and Discovery, amongst others.

She also has extensive development experience, having worked as a development executive at Shine and Brighter Pictures, and as a producer at a number of leading independents, including Mentorn, Diverse and Cineflix.

In 2009, she moved into the independent sector to pursue her passion for making documentary films that could create meaningful change in lives and attitudes.

She is currently directing “The Spirit Level”, adapting the award-winning book on the human cost of inequality in the developed world.

Katharine founded and co-directs the leading filmmakers organization ‘Doc Heads’, which brings professional documentary filmmakers together, and regularly works with Sheffield Doc/Fest, the DFG,...