Phillippa Kowarsky Phillippa Kowarsky

Lead Commissioner of BBC Storyville | BBC | UK

Philippa Kowarsky graduated with an M.A. in Communication Policy Studies from City University of London. She has been working in the Film & TV industry in various fields since 1993. Philippa established Cinephil in 1997. She has co-produced many films, including 2014 Academy Award nominee Dror Moreh’s ‘The Gatekeepers’ and Dror Shaul’s ‘Sweet Mud’ that won the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance and the Crystal Bear at the Berlin Film Festival. Recent titles include Sundance winners ‘FLEE’ by Jonas Poher Rasmussen and ‘President’ by Camilla Nielsson, ‘Collective’ by Alexander Nanau, ‘Gunda’ by Victor Kossakovsky and The Ross Brother’s ‘Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets’.

Institute/ Organization Profile
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the national broadcaster of the United Kingdom. Headquartered at Broadcasting House in London, it is the world's oldest national broadcaster, and the largest broadcaster in the world by number of employees, employing over 22,000 staff in total, of whom approximately 19,000 are in public-sector broadcasting