Kate Kaminski has been making films in Maine since the early 1990s and has been teaching filmmaking, screenwriting, and film studies for 20 years. She and partner Betsy Carson have collaborated on four DIY feature films, a 53-episode web series, and dozens of short fiction and nonfiction films that have screened all over the world. Kaminski founded the Bluestocking Film Series (2011–2018), Maine’s women in film event. She currently runs Fem.Cine.Anarchy, a popup screening event in its 5th year that celebrates women directors and women’s voices and stories; she also teaches acting on camera workshops for Audition Portland. Kaminski has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a master’s in Film Production.
- 2015 Quimby Family Foundation grant recipient
- Bluestocking Film Series featured in The Washington Post’s Summer Preview
- Bluestocking Film Series, Editors’ Choice for Best of Maine On Stage and Screen by Down East Magazine.
Kate is a passionate film lover, hobbyist gardener, Instagrammer, and social media addict.