Belfast-born Kathryn Ferguson is a film director, film curator & fashion film research fellow, currently living and working in London. She has made many films for fashion designers, international brands and musicians including Chloé, Selfridges, Dev Hynes & Neneh Cherry, Nike, Sinead O’Connor, Sony, Lady Gaga and SHOWstudio.
Her films have been screened globally at film festivals around the world and on platforms such as Dazed Digital and Nowness, and they’ve also been Vimeo Staff Picked while appearing on BOF’s Top 10 Fashion Films of the Season. As well as working as a freelance director, in 2014 she was appointed Resident Film Director & Consultant for Selfridges, directing and overseeing all moving image content for the Brand in 2015/16. Considered as one of the top emerging auteurs, Kathryn creatively reimaginates storytelling by stretching the conventions of cinéma vérité. Her docu- like work engages powerfully with a prevalent appetite for honest and powerful tales and more sincere representations of femininity.