Katrine W. Kjær

Born 1974, Denmark. Holds a degree in multimedia design. Has worked as director and producer of documentary and news productions since 1999, primarily for primetime TV. Has directed several productions in Afghanistan and Africa for the national broadcasters DR and TV 2.

Her first long documentary 'Mercy, Mercy' had its world premiere at IDFA's First Appearance Competition. In 2019 Kjær directed both 'Girl in Return' and 'Run Like a Girl'. Both films premiered at CPH:DOX outside of competition.
Title Year Function Category
Pia 2022 Direction, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Street of Darkness 2020 Editorial board TV documentary
Run Like a Girl 2019 Direction, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Girl in Return 2019 Direction, Cinematographer: Additional shoot DK/Documentary
Mercy Mercy - A portrait of a true adoption 2012 Direction DK/Documentary