Kara Durrett

Nominated for Producers Award


Producer: Kara Durrett


Kara Durrett is an independent producer who has had multiple features and shorts play in over 200 festivals worldwide, including Sundance, SXSW, Telluride and Cannes Official Selection. Her award-winning short film Caroline was shortlisted for the 2018 Oscars. Her recent features include Celine Held and Logan George’s Topside (SXSW, Special Jury Award for Directing; Venice Film Festival, Special Jury Award for Technical Contribution), and Alex Fischer and Eleanor Wilson’s Save Yourselves! (Sundance 2020, distributed by Bleecker Street). Durrett was recently awarded the 2019 Sundance Producing Fellowship for her project Starling Girl, directed by Laurel Parmet and starring Thomasin McKenzie.