Claire Carter - Film Officer for KMF, Film Judge for ShAFF

Claire
Claire

Claire Carter is a writer and creative consultant in the outdoor industry. She is the Film Officer for Kendal Mountain festival, Film Judge and Presenter for Sheffield Adventure Film Festival, and this year directed her debut film with Jen Randall, ‘Operation Moffat’, sponsored by the BMC, Rab and DMM and selected as a finalist for the upcoming Banff Mountain Festival. Claire graduated with distinction from the University of East Anglia Creative Writing MA in 2010, and has continued her research in landscape, outdoor heritage and culture in her work with bodies such as the National Trust, Mountain Heritage Trust , Women’s Climbing Symposium and her independent mountain arts and literary events, or raves. She contributes articles and poetry to print and online media such as Climb, Summit, UKC and Mountain Pro. This autumn she is working on a new anthology of women’s wilderness and adventure ‘Waymaking’ with the authors Helen Mort and Heather Dawe, to be published by Vertebrate Publishing in 2016. Based in Sheffield, she is a keen climber and fell runner.