Kate Kinninmont
CEO, The f Word Media Company; honorary associate, London Film School; visiting professor in media studies, University of Hertfordshire

Kate Kinninmont is an award-winning TV producer and director. She is currently CEO of the f Word Media Company, which aims to empower creative women in the media industry.

After a long international career in broadcasting, Kate served as CEO of Women in Film and Television (UK) November 2007- December 2018. She is frequently called upon to chair industry panels, interview prominent filmmakers, and speak at film festivals, conferences or universities. Kate often appears on radio and television, commenting on industry issues. She has given evidence to Parliamentary Select Committees and advised both the Home Office and the DCMS.

She is an honorary associate of the London Film School and honorary doctor of Arts at Bournemouth University. Since 2016 she has been visiting professor in media studies at the University of Hertfordshire. She is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and was twice named a ‘Woman of the Year’.

Follow Kate on Twitter: @WomeninFilmKate


Saturday 2 November, 14:00 Cinema 2
Representation: cinema’s new culture war?