(1966 – 2015)
Director. Born 21 August 1966, Denmark, died 6 February 2015, aged 48.
Graduated in 1995 as director from the National Polish Film School in Lodz. MA in film production from the Northern School of Film & TV at Leeds University, UK (1996).
As assistant director, Windfeld worked on the television series "The Spider" (1999), "Unit 1" (2000-03) and "The Eagle" (2004-06). Windfeld directed short films and documentaries, among these awardwinner at Chicago's International Children's Film Festival, "Little Man" (2002).
Windfeld's directorial breakthrough came with the Swedish television series "The Crown Princess" (2006), nominated for an Emmy, followed by the miniseries "The Regicide" (2008) and "The Queen Sacrifice" (2010-2011), all three based on Hanne-Vibeke Holst's best-selling novels. Windfeld then returned to Denmark where she directed episodes of "The Killing" (2012), "Rita" (2013) and "The Bridge" (2013).
Windfeld directed two feature films, the Danish-produced "The Escape" (2009) with Iben Hjejle as a Danish journalist taken hostage by a group of terrorists in Afghanistan, and "Hamilton: In the Interest of the Nation" (2012), a Swedish spy thriller starring Mikael Persbrandt.
Kathrine Windfeld's latest achievement was, as conceptual director, the television series "The Team" (2015), starring Danish actor Lars Mikkelsen.
|The Team 1||2015||Direction||TV series|
|Rita 2||2013||Direction||TV series|
|Broen 2||2013||Direction||TV series|
|Hamilton: I nationens interesse||2012||Direction||Feature|
|The Killing III||2012||Direction||TV series|
|Park Road||2009||Director: 2. unit||TV series|
|The Summers||2008||Direction||TV series|
|Min søn, min mand, min far||2002||Direction, Script, Cinematography||DK/Documentary|
|Lille mand - lille mand||2002||Direction||DK/Short fiction|
|Edderkoppen||2000||Assistant director||TV series|
|Unit 1||2000||Assistant director||TV series|
|You Can´T Eat Fishing||1999||Direction|
|You can't eat fishing||1999||Direction||DK/Short fiction|
|Certificate of Excellence||2003||Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2003||Lille mand - lille mand|
|Seattle International Film Festival||2009-05-21||Flugten|
|Göteborg International Film Festival||2009-01-23||Flugten|
|Athens Olympia Int. Film Festival For Children and Young People||2003-12-06||Lille mand - lille mand|
|Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival||2003-10-23||Lille mand - lille mand|
|Giffoni Film Festival||2003-07-19||Lille mand - lille mand|
|Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival||2003-04-29||Lille mand - lille mand|
|Malmö, BUFF||2003-03-12||Lille mand - lille mand|
|Oulu Nordisk Panorama||2002-09-24||Lille mand - lille mand|
|Odense Internationale Film Festival||2002-08-12||Lille mand - lille mand|
|Göteborg International Film Festival||2000-01-28||You can't eat fishing|
|Odense Internationale Film Festival||1999-08-16||You can't eat fishing|