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Katherine Churcher

Katherine is a critically acclaimed director of documentaries and drama.  She began her career making primetime, international films tackling difficult issues for BBC, ITV and Channel 4.  These included ‘Who Killed My Dad?  The Death of Terry Lloyd’ for ITV (following the daughter of a journalist as she meets the person responsible for killing her father in Iraq), ‘The Police’s Dirty Secret’ for Channel 4 (the astonishing story of how the police spied on the family of Stephen Lawrence and women were deceived into long-term relationships, including having children, with police spies) and ‘Inside the American Embassy’ for Channel 4 (following Trump’s ambassador to London during a critical political period).
Recently she has directed ‘Aung San Suu Kyi: The Fall of an Icon’ for BBC, 2nd unit on Killing Eve and three episodes of the latest series of ‘Grantchester’ for ITV/PBS.  She also has a feature in development with Bankside Films and Archface Films based on one of her documentaries.

Credits

TELEVISION
Date: 2021
Production (role):
GRANTCHESTER (director)
Company:
Kudos/ ITV/ PBS
Project details:
3 episodes
Date: 2020
Production (role):
AUNG SAN SUU KYI: THE FALL OF AN ICON (director)
Company:
BBC
Date: 2020
Production (role):
CASUALTY
Company:
BBC
Date: 2019
Production (role):
KILLING EVE (second unit director)
Company:
Sid Gentle/ BBC America
Date: 2018
Production (role):
EMMERDALE (director)
Company:
ITV
Date: 2018
Production (role):
INSIDE THE AMERICAN EMBASSY (director)
Company:
Channel 4
Date: 2017
Production (role):
THE BALFOUR DECLARATION: THE PROMISE TO THE HOLY LAND
Company:
BBC
Project details:
TV Movie
Date: 2015
Production (role):
SCHOOL SWAP: THE CLASS DIVIDE (director)
Company:
ITV
Date: 2013
Production (role):
WHO KILLED MY DAD? THE DEATH OF TERRY LLOYD (director/producer)
Company:
ITV
Date: 2009- 2013
Production (role):
DISPATCHES (director/producer)
Company:
Channel 4
Project details:
6 episodes
Date: 2009-2010
Production (role):
UNREPORTED WORLD (director/producer))
Company:
Channel 4
Project details:
4 episodes
Date: 2008
Production (role):
MISS LANDMINE (director/ producer)
Company:
Blakeway/ Channel 4

Credits

  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2021
    Production (role): GRANTCHESTER (director)
    Company: Kudos/ ITV/ PBS
    Project details: 3 episodes
  • Date: 2020
    Production (role): AUNG SAN SUU KYI: THE FALL OF AN ICON (director)
    Company: BBC
    Project details:
  • Date: 2020
    Production (role): CASUALTY
    Company: BBC
    Project details:
  • Date: 2019
    Production (role): KILLING EVE (second unit director)
    Company: Sid Gentle/ BBC America
    Project details:
  • Date: 2018
    Production (role): EMMERDALE (director)
    Company: ITV
    Project details:
  • Date: 2018
    Production (role): INSIDE THE AMERICAN EMBASSY (director)
    Company: Channel 4
    Project details:
  • Date: 2017
    Production (role): THE BALFOUR DECLARATION: THE PROMISE TO THE HOLY LAND
    Company: BBC
    Project details: TV Movie
  • Date: 2015
    Production (role): SCHOOL SWAP: THE CLASS DIVIDE (director)
    Company: ITV
    Project details:
  • Date: 2013
    Production (role): WHO KILLED MY DAD? THE DEATH OF TERRY LLOYD (director/producer)
    Company: ITV
    Project details:
  • Date: 2009- 2013
    Production (role): DISPATCHES (director/producer)
    Company: Channel 4
    Project details: 6 episodes
  • Date: 2009-2010
    Production (role): UNREPORTED WORLD (director/producer))
    Company: Channel 4
    Project details: 4 episodes
  • Date: 2008
    Production (role): MISS LANDMINE (director/ producer)
    Company: Blakeway/ Channel 4
    Project details:
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