Kathleen Carroll

Kathleen Carroll is the former chief film critic of the New York Daily News. In that job she covered numerous film festivals and co-produced the ITV documentary, Diary of the Cannes Film Festival. She has served on the juries of the Berlin, Montreal and Santa Barbara Film Festivals and is a featured programmer (along with Roger Ebert and Richard Corliss) of the Floating Film Festival. A three time chairperson of the New York Film Critics Circle, she has taught film at New York University and St. John's University. She has also written for numerous publications, including Premiere magazine. She is both the co-founder and the artistic director of the Lake Placid Film Festival.